Record Details

NHER Number:8464
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished flint axehead, from the Reading Room


In 1951 a Neolithic flint axehead was recovered from the garden of the property here. This example showed evidence of polishing.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3124 1470
Map Sheet:TG31SW

Full description

1951. From garden of cottage by Reading Room.
Polished flint axehead.
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 31 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. Salhouse.

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