|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic chipped and polished axehead|
A Neolithic chipped and partly polished flint axehead was ploughed up in 1958.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 3252 0485|
|Parish:||ROCKLAND ST MARY, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
May 1958. Stray Find.
Ploughed up southwest of Broad Hall Farm:
1 Neolithic chipped and partly polished flint axehead, 27.3cm (10 3/4 inches) long.
See drawing (S1) and press cutings (S2) and (S3) (copies in file).
Information from (S4).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 3 August 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- FLAKED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Serial: 1958. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries. Vol 5. p 4. |
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 30 SW 28. |
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Illustration: [Norwich Castle Museum staff]. 1958. Drawing of a Neolithic part-polished flaked flint axehead. Paper. 1:1. |
|<S2>||Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1958. A Fine Flint Axe Ploughed Up. 15 June. |
|<S3>||Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1958. Stone Age Axe (photograph). 16 May. |
|<S4>||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Rockland (St Mary). |
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