Monument record EXG 051 - South of Allotment Gardens, Exning, (Mesolithic)

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Summary

1995: Surface finds of Mesolithic(?) worked flint located during metal detecting survey.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 618 648 (519m by 666m)
Map sheet TL66SW
Civil Parish NEWMARKET, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish EXNING, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1995: Surface finds of Mesolithic(?) worked flint located during metal detecting survey. Finds listed as 1 core, small blades and 2 flakes with heavy patination, 1 lightly patinated point fragment, unifacially worked with steep retouch from rod/knife(?). Further worked and burnt flint noted over whole field (S1).

See also Prehistoric, Romand, Medieval & Post Medieval records.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S1> Finds Report: Pendleton, C. and Plouviez J.. 1995. Finds Reports, EXG 051. EDARG per SAU (CP & JP), finds reports, October 1995.
  • <S2> Article in serial: Martin, E.A., Pendleton, C. & Plouviez, J.. 1995. Archaeology in Suffolk 1995. XXXVIII (4).
  • <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 970.

Finds (4)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 30 2020 9:35AM

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