|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Neolithic polished stone axehead, Caister on Sea beach (Caister on Sea, poorly located)|
In 1972 a Neolithic polished stone axehead was found on the beach at Caister on Sea. The exact location of its discovery is uncertain.
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Stone axe found on Caister by Yarmouth beach. Petrology: N.10, medium grained dolerite.
R. R. Clarke (NCM).
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
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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. Caister-by-Yarmouth. |
|<S1>||Article in Serial: Clough, T. H. Mck. and Green, B. 1972. The petrological identification of stone implements from East Anglia. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Vol 38 pp 108-155. |
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