Monument record SXM 007 - Saxmundham Bypass, (Prehistoric)

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Summary

March 1992: thin Prehistoric scatter, over 120m x 50m area located during fieldwalking assessment prior to A12 dualling roadworks.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3755 6369 (110m by 125m) Centred on
Map sheet TM36SE
Civil Parish SAXMUNDHAM, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

March 1992: Thin Preh scatter, over 120m x 50m area located during fieldwalking assessment prior to A12 dualling roadworks. Finds listed as 1 scraper (slightly patinated) and 15 flint flakes. Details in (S1).

Descriptions of flint finds are broad, dating to a specific period bracket is ill-advised. However, they may be later Prehistoric, based on details of discovery, (S2).

See also Roman record.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S1).
  • <S1> Finds Report: Newman, J and Plouviez J. 1992. SXM 007, Saxmundham Bypass.
  • <S2> Personal Correspondence: Cutler, Hannah. 2019. Personal Observations as part of the Enhancement of the Suffolk HER for the Palaeolithic & Mesolithic Periods project.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Apr 6 2022 10:33AM

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