Record Details

NHER Number:10724
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead


Neolithic polished axehead found in gravel.


  • Polished Neolithic axehead from Aldeby  © Norfolk Museums & Archaeology Service


Grid Reference:TM 445 928
Map Sheet:TM49SW

Full description

1974. Found in gravel at Aldeby Hall.
Polished flint axe.
See drawing (S1) in the Illustration Library.
Comp. E. Rose (NLA).

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

---Serial: 1974. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1974. No 21. p 2.
---Record Card: Ordnance Survey Staff. 1933-1979?. Ordnance Survey Record Cards. TM 49 SW 16.
---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. Aldeby.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Milligan, W.. 1974. Drawing of a Neolithic polished axehead.. Paper. 1:1.

Related records - none

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