Record Details

NHER Number:8092
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished axehead from Hellesdon Secondary School, Hellesdon


A Neolithic polished axehead. The circumstances of its discovery are unknown.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 2121 1281
Map Sheet:TG21SW

Full description

1951. Stray Find.
In garden.
Rechipped polished flint axe.
Preserved at above school.
Seen by R.R. Clarke (NCM)
R.R. Clarke (NCM)

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: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 21 SW 1.
---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. Hellesdon.

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