Record Details

NHER Number:6482
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint find


Part of a Neolithic polished flint axehead was found in 1971.

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Full description

Butt of polished flint axe with facetted sides and butts: A craftsman's product. See drawing (S1).
Found on Bacton Gas Terminal amongst stone imported onto the site from stone pits at Holt.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (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. Bacton.
<S1>Illustration: Clough, T. 1971. Drawing of a broken Neolithic polished flint axe. Card. 1:1.

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