Record Details

NHER Number:4133
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint arrowhead


In 1869 a Neolithic flint arrowhead was recovered from an unspecified location within Sporle and Palgrave. The exact location and circumstances of its discovery are not known.

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Full description

Leaf shaped arrowhead.
Held by NCM, formerly part of Beloe Collection.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Information from B. M. Beloe 1895 (regarded as Sandy Site Type in (S1) as also examples in G. Rye's Collection. (S2).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • LEAF ARROWHEAD (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.
---Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Sporle.
<S1>Article in Serial: Clarke, W. G. 1907. The Distribution of Flint and Bronze Implements in Norfolk. Transactions of the Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society. Vol VIII Pt III (for 1906-1907) pp 393-409. p 402.
<S2>Publication: Cambridge Antiquarian Society Collection.

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