|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic polished stone axehead|
In 1969 a Neolithic polished stone axehead was found at this location by a potato farmer.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 4863 1814|
|Parish:||SOMERTON, GREAT YARMOUTH, NORFOLK|
1969. While digging potatoes (about 0.6m (2 feet)).
Stone axehead. N.128 - non ophitic quartz dolerite (F.S. Wallis)
E.B. Green (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Serial: 1969. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1969. No 16. p 9. |
|---||Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TG 41 NE 17. |
|---||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. Somerton. |
|<S1>||Article in Serial: Clough, T. H. Mck. and Green, B. 1972. The petrological identification of stone implements from East Anglia. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Vol 38 pp 108-155. |
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