Record Details

NHER Number:3091
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Early Bronze age stone axe-hammer

Summary

In 1974 an Early Bronze Age stone axe-hammer was recovered from this area, although the object may have come from elsewhere.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0160 2786
Map Sheet:TG02NW
Parish:WOOD NORTON, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

1974. Found in rockery in donor's garden, possibly brought in to earlier occupant of house, who was a school teacher. So it is probably in a secondary context. A. Gregory (NAU).
Axe-hammer with perforation slightly expanded at top and bottom.
Stone implement petrology No. N.197.
In NCM [1].
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)

Associated Finds

  • AXE HAMMER (Early Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 1501 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Serial: 1974. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1974. No 21. p 9.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 02 NW 11.
---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. Wood Norton.

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