Record Details

NHER Number:8029
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead and other worked flints from Horstead Heath Farm


A Neolithic axehead, pick, core, flake and a possible spokeshave (smoothing tool) were found.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 275 189
Map Sheet:TG21NE

Full description

Neolithic chipped axe, pick, core rejuvenation flake. ?Spokeshave.
E.B. Green (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • CORE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FLAKE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • PICK (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • SPOKESHAVE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Horstead-W-Stanninghall.

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