Record Details

NHER Number:5157
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint fabricator, Snake Wood


A Neolithic flint fabricator held by the British Museum was recovered from Snake Wood in the parish of Weeting with Broomhill.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 8098 9063
Map Sheet:TL89SW

Full description

Neolithic flint fabricator recorded as being found in Snake Wood. This object is held by the British Museum.
E. Rose (NLA).

Wrongly boxed as from Snake Wood, Bishops Stortford - British Museum asked to change it.
E. Rose (NLA).

Although this record was not previously mapped, Snake Wood is clearly marked on the 1st Edition O.S map and this name continues to be associated with an area of wood at this location. The mapped extent of this record reflects the approximate area in which this object was recovered.
P. Watkins (HES), 17 May 2013.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FABRICATOR (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. Weeting.

Related records - none

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