Monument record IKL 093 - Horselands Field

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NW field of large scheduled area - see IKL 020 for SE field.


Grid reference Centred TL 782 721 (396m by 460m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL77SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

NW field of large scheduled area - see IKL 020 for SE field. IKL 018 (villa), 033 (1974 excavation, lead cistern & cemetery), 034 (lead cistern) and 064 (road) also within Horselands field. Formerly listed as part of IKL 020.
1951: Report on IKL 034 mentions "many coins, particularly fourth century, have been picked up in this field" (S1)(R1).
Oct 1951: Briscoe records "building material ploughed to surface & many coins. Decorated Samian sherds close to villa" and defines large area E of villa (S1)(S2)(R2).
November 1971: "Field evidence would suggest that the main villa buildings were to the NW of the (villa) site marked by the OS" (S3).
September 1973: Field walked by Howard G Pell. Finds include pottery scatters including some dense patches and large quantities of tegula & imbrex with marked concentrations - see (S4) for details.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <R1> (No record type): Kraay, C.M.. Kraay C M, Antiq Journ, 22, 219-220.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL77SE10.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: copy (S1).
  • <S2> (No record type): MIHLM, correspondents 6 inch record map, G Briscoe entry, October 1951.
  • <R2> (No record type): Proc Cambs Antiq Soc, 55, 1962, 66.
  • <M2> (No record type): SAM file:.
  • <S3> (No record type): DOE, Scheduling information, 1971.
  • <S4> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Icklingham, TL 782 721 RB, 1973.

Finds (6)

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Record last edited

Jun 26 2009 9:59AM

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