Record Details

NHER Number:31368
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead


In 1995 a Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead was found at this location.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 282 153
Map Sheet:TG21NE

Full description

March-April 1995. Fieldwalking.
1 Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead. See drawing (S1).
Identified by P. Robins (NCM), see description in file. This discovery was reported in (S2).
A. Rogerson (NLA), 9 June 1995. Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 12 May 2014.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

Associated Finds

  • TRANCHET AXEHEAD (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Robins, P. 1995. Drawing of a Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead from Salhouse. Paper. 1:1.
<S2>Article in Serial: Gurney, D. (ed.). 1997. Archaeological Finds in Norfolk 1996. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XLII Pt IV pp 539-546. p 539.

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