Monument record MDS 136 - South of Ashes Farm, Mendlesham, (Mesolithic).

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Summary

Group of 10 blade flakes found over 5-6 acres, also a scraper made on the bulbar surface of a large broad flake with a reddish-brown colouration (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 109 639 (101m by 100m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM16SW
Civil Parish MENDLESHAM, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pre 1989: Group of 10 blade flakes found over 5-6 acres, also a scraper made on the bulbar surface of a large broad flake with a reddish-brown colouration (S1).

Part of R Colchester Mendlesham Survey? Source linked attached to record is undetailed.

2006: Flake core found at same spot.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Source Unchecked: Colchester R. 1989. Unknown Source,. Colchester R, 1989.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1091.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. Portable Antiquities Database. SF-876721.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

May 5 2020 11:20AM

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