Record Details

NHER Number:37498
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished flint axehead


A Neolithic polished flint axehead was found here during the dredging of the New Cut canal.

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Grid Reference:TM 452 992
Map Sheet:TM49NE

Full description

Before 2000.
Neolithic polished axe (S2), casual find in dredgings from New Cut.
Information from Suffolk County Council Archaeology Service.
See description (S1) and drawing in file.
Further information from PAS import.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 6 September 2002 and A. Cattermole (HES), 10 October 2012.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Early Neolithic to Beaker - 4000 BC to 1700 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Early Neolithic to Beaker - 4000 BC to 2200 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Unpublished Document: Robins, P.A.. Lithic Report.
<S2>Illustration: Wreathall, D.. 2001. Drawing of a Neolithic polished flint axehead.. Card. 1:1.

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