Monument record MNL 030 - West Row Fen

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Small polished stone axehead.


Grid reference Centred TL 655 778 (100m by 100m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL67NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Small polished stone axehead, 8.5cms in length. Cited findspot (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) which is in actual field where found. However no precise findspot can be given as the axehead was found on a mechanical potato harvester by Mr Stanley Taylor (deceased) in autumn 1966 (S4) (S5). Approximate location to centre of field is (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s).
Petrological examination undertaken at Norwich Castle Museum, number S142 Group VII (S4)(S6).
1987: Results of Fenland Survey not yet available.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff 1967, PSIA, 31, 1967, (1), 80.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Neo/BA, 1967.
  • <S3> (No record type): CBA, Group 7, Bulletin 14, 1967, 13.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Pendleton C F. 1987. Catalogue of finds and findspots,1965-1987, unpublished. Pendleton C, Catalogue of finds and findspots, 1965-1987, unpublished.
  • <S5> (No record type): Taylor S, 1966.
  • <S6> (No record type): CBA, RR, 67, Stone Axe Studies, 2, 1988, 181, 184.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 14 2020 11:33AM

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