Record Details

NHER Number:31037
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Bronze Age flat axehead


A Bronze Age copper alloy flat axehead was found in 1994 or before.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 74 92
Map Sheet:TL79SW

Full description

1994 (or before). Findspot described by source [1] as 'Field behind Warren House, Brandon Road, Methwold', but (S1) shows forestry plantations surrounding t31078
he house (site NHER 22008), except for small area of garden of adjacent property.
Early Bronze Age flat axe, (S3), 16cm long, blade width 8.5cm, butt width 3cm.
See [1].
E. Rose (NLA), 9 February 1995.

Site is caravan park.
See (S2).
E. Rose (NLA), 3 July 1995.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • FLAT AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Map: Ordnance Survey. 1980. Ordnance Survey (OS) 1:10 000.
<S2>Photograph: NCC Find Identification and Recording Service. c. 1975-2000. HES Find Polaroid Collection. HES Find Polaroid Collection. polaroid. black and white.
<S3>Illustration: Martins, V. 1994. Drawing of a Bronze Age copper alloy flat axehead. Paper. 1:1.

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