Record Details

NHER Number:11800
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age stone find


A Bronze Age stone axehammer was found in 1976.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 867 884
Map Sheet:TL88NE

Full description

1976. Stray Find.
Found on surface, near edge of field:
1 Bronze Age large stone axe hammer, 24.2cm long, 9.5cm maximum width with oval shaft-hole. Butt much battered. Petrology number N223. See drawing (S1).
Information via Thetford Museum, which subsequently purchased this object (THEHM : 1977.363).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 3 August 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • AXE HAMMER (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TL 88 NE 13.
---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Illustration: Gregory, T. 1976. Drawing of a Bronze Age large stone axe hammer. Card. 1:1.

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