Record Details

NHER Number:6322
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic flint chisel


In the early 20th century a Neolithic flint chisel was found in Sheringham parish. The exact location and nature of its discovery are uncertain.

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Full description

About 1904 to 1907.
Neolithic unpolished chisel, 16.5cm (6 1/2 inches) by 4.2 (1 5/8 inches).
(S1), (S2), (S3).
R.R. Clarke (NCM).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • CHISEL (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 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. Sheringham.
<S1>Publication: Clarke, W.G.. Mss 126. 1.
<S2>Article in Serial: Clarke, W. G. 1907. The Distribution of Flint and Bronze Implements in Norfolk. Transactions of the Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society. Vol VIII Pt III (for 1906-1907) pp 393-409. p 402.
<S3>Article in Serial: 1914. Summary of Proceedings. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society of East Anglia. Vol I Pt IV (for 1913-14) pp 485-491. ?? (previously linked to just Vol I).

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