Monument record BCC 001 - Kemp's Lane

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Summary

Roman sherds found at Kemps Lane gravel pit by workmen, 4 feet below ground surface in Nov 1950. One coin previously found in gravel pit, site now destroyed.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 4236 8930 (51m by 50m)
Map sheet TM48NW
Civil Parish BECCLES, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pottery scatter, 1950, one coin previously found in gravel pit, site now destroyed. EPP 2 January 1950. Information per Norwich Museum, 1957. Donor Lieutenant Colonel Baker, St Mary's Road, Beccles (S2).
Rom sherds found at Kemps Lane gravel pit by workmen, 4 feet below ground surface in November 1950. C2 pottery with thumbnail impressions (S3) (R1).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU (West S E), undated.
  • <R1> (No record type): Eastern Daily Press, 2.1.1951.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 959-401, 1959.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XCVII, 65.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 23 2006 11:29AM

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