|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic polished axehead|
In 1976 a Neolithic polished axehead was recovered from this site in association with some modern refuse, which may indicate that it was redeposited from elsewhere.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TG 0218 3221|
|Parish:||SWANTON NOVERS, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1976. Stray Find.
Found on surface in Dogkennel Wood, after trees blown down:
1 Neolithic cutting edge end of polished flint axe, 9.3cm long, 6.1cm wide. See drawing (S1). Donated to Norwich Castle Museum (NWHCM : 1976.309).
Found with much 19th/20th century scrap metal and bottles - redeposited?
Compiled by E. Rose (NAU). Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 3 August 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (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. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Gregory, T. 1976. Drawing of a fragmentary Neolithic polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1. |
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