Record Details

NHER Number:11019
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint axehead


A Neolithic polished flint axehead was picked up from the gravel drive from Shrimpling Place. It is likely to have been imported with the gravel.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TM 153 835
Map Sheet:TM18SE

Full description

April 1936. Shimpling Place.
Picked up in gravel drive. Partly polished flint axe? from peat deposit. See (S1).
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: 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. Burston (Shimpling).
<S1>Article in Serial: Frere, S. 1939. Three Flint Implements from Shimpling. Norfolk Archaeology. Vol XXVII Pt II p 28-30.

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