Record Details

NHER Number:20943
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Mesolithic tranchet axehead


In 1984 the cutting end of a broken small Mesolithic tranchet axe was found on the surface of this field.

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Grid Reference:TF 7701 0151
Map Sheet:TF70SE

Full description

Pre November 1984. Stray Find.
Surface find. Cutting end of broken, small tranchet axe (6.5cm long). Blue white patina. Ancient break.
Identified by J. J. Wymer (NAU), November 1984. Information from D. Wicks, (NAU).
J. J. Wymer (NAU), 20 November 1984.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

Associated Finds

  • TRANCHET AXEHEAD (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.

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