Monument record BNH 157 - "Field BAS 10" Barnham Heath, Barnham, (Prehistoric)

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Summary

Fieldwalking as part of the Brecks Survey recovered a scatter of flint flakes, 2 scrapers, a broken flint blade and an oblique arrowhead. Formerly recorded as BNH MISC

Location

Grid reference TL 8794 7936 (point) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL87NE
Civil Parish BARNHAM, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1996: Fieldwalking as part of the Brecks Survey recovered a scatter of flint flakes, 2 scrapers, a broken flint blade and an oblique arrowhead, (S1). See parish file for list of finds.

Descriptions of finds are broad, dating to a specific period bracket is ill-advised. However, the other identified finds and location (adjacent to round barrow) suggest later prehistoric, (Neolithic to Bronze Age, (S3).

Formerly recorded as BNH MISC

See also Roman record.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Finds Report: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. 1996. SAU, Sussams K, Brecks Survey, January 1996. SAU, Sussams K, Brecks Survey, January 1996.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S3> Personal Correspondence: Cutler, Hannah. 2019. Personal Observations as part of the Enhancement of the Suffolk HER for the Palaeolithic & Mesolithic Periods project.

Finds (4)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Dec 4 2019 2:41PM

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