Monument record MNL 296 - Owers Farm; Hurdle Drove, West Row; H5,H6,H7; OS Field 7061 (Neo)

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Summary

Artefact scatter including querns.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6684 7755 (304m by 280m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1960s: Saddle quern found by farmer, (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s). Scatter of mainly Neo/EBA worked flint found fieldwalking by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) from circa 1980. Scatter spread over three fields (numbers H5, H6 & H7; OS Fields 7061, 8451 & 9139), relatively dispersed over two to north. Finds include part polished flint axe (catalogue B31), 2 complete & two broken leaf arrowheads (RF3, RF4 & friend of Brian Benham), a stone pounder/hammer (K58) and various worked & burnt flints, animal bone and pottery (mostly EBA)(S1). Finds scatter defined after Colin Pendleton and (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) sketch maps (S1).
Also various worked flints, flint quern etc, found by farmer, (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s), may partially be from this scatter (also see MNL 45).
Also Mes, BA & Rom.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Pendleton C F. 1987. Catalogue of finds and findspots,1965-1987, unpublished. Pendleton C, finds records, ms, unpublished, circa 1965-1987..

Finds (6)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 14 2020 11:27AM

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