Record Details

NHER Number:3559
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Late Bronze Age axe (Congham, poorly located)


A Late Bronze Age copper alloy socketed axehead was found somewhere in the parish after 1905.

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Full description

After 1905.
Socketed axe, 84.5mm long, one loop ('three ribs' crossed out on card).
B. Ass. Cat.
See (S1).
Copy NCM card by R. R. Clarke (NCM). Material not checked.
If the date of donation is correct one presumes this is not the same as NHER 16992.
E. Rose (NAU), 29 January 1981.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 BC)

Associated Finds

  • SOCKETED AXEHEAD (Late Bronze Age - 1000 BC to 701 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 - Bronze Age. Congham.
<S1>Publication: Clarke, W.G.. 1910. Manuscript notes 126. 2. MSS 126.

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