Record Details

NHER Number:8241
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead and Beaker period arrowhead


A Neolithic polished axehead and a Beaker period barbed and tanged arrowhead were found in this field when it was ploughed.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3801 2608
Map Sheet:TG32NE

Full description

1975. Stray Find.
Found during ploughing at TG 3801 2608:
1 Neolithic part-polished flint axehead. See drawing (S1).

Found in same field (but not necessarily at the same spot:
1 Late Neolithic/Early Bronze Age (Beaker) flint barbed and tanged arrowhead.
E. Rose (NLA). Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 22

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • FINDSPOT (Beaker - 2300 BC to 1700 BC)

Associated Finds

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • BARBED AND TANGED ARROWHEAD (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.
<S1>Illustration: Gregory, T. 1976. Drawing of a Neolithic part-polished flint axehead. Card. 1:1.

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