|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Bronze Age metal find|
A Bronze Age socketed copper alloy axehead was found on West Dereham Fen in the early 20th century.
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|Parish:||WEST DEREHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
Socketed axe in West Dereham Fen. 9.8cm (4 inches) long; loop hole has become rather blocked, surface very rough. Bronze Index (S1).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
- SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Publication: Norwich Castle Museum. 1910. Catalogue of Antiquities in Norwich Castle Museum. p 26; No 273. |
|---||Article in Serial: Clarke, W. G. 1919. The Distribution of Flint and Bronze Implements in Norfolk. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. Vol III Pt I (for 1918-19) pp 147-149. p 149. |
|---||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 - Bronze Age. Dereham (West). |
|<S1>||Archive: British Museum. 1913 onwards. Bronze Age Index. |
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