Record Details

NHER Number:8803
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic chipped flint axehead


In 1875 a Neolithic chipped flint axehead was recovered from an unknown location within Scoulton. This example had been broken in antiquity and rechipped to fit a handle.

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Full description

British Museum 1875, 10-11 (Johnson) flint axe.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

Broken in antiquity and rechipped to fit handle.
E. Rose (NAU).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAKED 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. Scoulton.

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