Find Spot record LKD 006 - Hall Heath, Lackford, (Mesolithic).

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Summary

Mesolithic blades and flakes in large quantities.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 795 694 (418m by 359m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL76NE
Civil Parish LACKFORD, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

1919 H. Dixon Hewitt writes `Large quantities of flakes almost identical with the Risby black flakes (see RBY 023) on mole-hills at Lackford Hall Heath, where perhaps a similar "floor" exists' (S1-S4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Article in serial: Dixon Hewitt, H.. 1919. Notes on some Flint-Chipping Sites at Risby, Suffolk. 3. PPSEA, 3, 1919, 71.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J. & Bonsall, C.J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic sites in England and Wales, CBA Research Report 20. 259.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1050.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11496.

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Sep 17 2020 4:14PM

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