Monument record MNL 300 - Prehistoric artefact scatter.

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Summary

Circa 1975: Preh preserved buried soil exposed while cutting new ditch linking two parallel ditches to N of River Lark.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6593 7550 (50m by 50m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Circa 1975: Preh preserved buried soil exposed while cutting new ditch linking two parallel ditches to N of River Lark. Soil protected by subsequent depositions of ditch/river dredgings on top and by position between ditches preventing arable agriculture. Section cleaned & sketched by Colin Pendleton. Finds from buried soil include a few potsherds and worked flints (S1).
Close to dated burnt flint patch, MNL 124, worked flints, MNL 299 and bronze spearhead, MNL 056.

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 Unpublished document: Pendleton C F. 1987. Catalogue of finds and findspots,1965-1987, unpublished. Pendleton C, finds records, ms, unpublished, circa 1965-1987.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 (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 14 2020 11:22AM

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