Record Details

NHER Number:13053
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic partially polished flint axehead was found on the field surface. Soil has been dumped on this field for several years so the axe may have been brought here from another location.

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Location

Grid Reference:TG 1924 1582
Map Sheet:TG11NE
Parish:HORSFORD, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

1977. On field surface.
Part-polished flint axe. Cutting edge and central ridge on each face polished. Cream-grey patina on grey-brown flint. Maximum width 4.2cm, length 15.6cm. Soil and rubble have been dumped on this site for two years.

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.

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