Record Details

NHER Number:3122
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age stone axe-hammer


A Bronze Age stone axe-hammer was found in a field in 1974.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 092 280
Map Sheet:TG02NE

Full description

1974. [1].
Stone axe-hammer found during seed drilling; exact locality in field not known (hedgerows on map removed).
T. H. Mck. Clough (NCM).

August 2015. Metal-detecting. Discovery Tours, Field 7.
Finds recorded by HES on the PAS database [2]:
DT082015 - PAS details to follow.
Information from PAS import.
Finds recorded by Discovery Tours, I. Riddler or A. Marsden:
Details to follow.
Also see (S1) for details of low grade material recovered from this field and Discovery Tours fields 8 and 9. Low grade finds recovered from this field include a fragment of 17th century buckle and a lead weight.
A. Beckham (HES), 30 September 2015.

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

---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 NE 10.
---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 Dalling.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Discovery Tours. 2015. Discovery Tours Low Grade Material Record Sheet. Fields 7, 8 and 9.

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