Record Details

NHER Number:17984
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic polished flint axehead found near a dyke in 1982.

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Location

Grid Reference:TF 6122 0568
Map Sheet:TF60NW
Parish:WIMBOTSHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1982. Found on surface 'near a dyke'.
Polished flint axe, blade end, broken off at butt and reworked.
Brown flint, 10cm long x 6.5cm maximum width.
Identified by R. Trett (NAU) 22 February 1982.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • 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.

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