Record Details

NHER Number:5163
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Beaker period dagger and prehistoric axehead


A Beaker period flint dagger and a prehistoric flint axehead were found.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 683 907
Map Sheet:TL69SE

Full description

1962. North side of Ploughman's Drove.
Flint dagger of Beaker type 13cm (5 1/4 inches) long.
See (S1 and S2).
R. R. Clarke (NCM).

1960. Same approximate area.
Flint axe (no details) found by [1]
Information from F. Healy (NAU).
E. Rose 29 September 1993.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Prehistoric - 1000000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)

Associated Finds

  • AXEHEAD (Lower Palaeolithic to Late Iron Age - 500000 BC to 42 AD)
  • DAGGER (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 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 - Neolithic. Feltwell.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Milligan, W.. 1962. Drawing of a Beaker flint dagger.. Card. 1:1.
<S2>Illustration: Unknown. 1962. Drawing of a Beaker flint dagger.. Film. 1:1.

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