Monument record HRF 018 - Field 35 (tithe map); Broom Hills, Herringfleet, (Prehistoric)

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Summary

1995: Fieldwalking and metal detecting survey by Lowestoft Archaeological and Local History Society Field Group, by `casual line-walk'. Formerly recorded as HRF MISC

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 473 985 (248m by 265m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM49NE
Civil Parish SOMERLEYTON, ASHBY AND HERRINGFLEET, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1995: Fieldwalking and metal detecting survey by Lowestoft Archaeological and Local History Society Field Group, by `casual line-walk'. Finds from field 35 listed as 8 unpatinated flakes and 2 flint borers; 1 Undated floor tile fragment, 1 Medieval body sherd, 5 sherds stoneware, clay pipe stems, Post Medieval pottery and peg and pantile fragments. 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).

Also Medieval and Post Medieval records.

Formerly recorded as HRF MISC

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Cumming D & Durbidge P (LALHS Field Group. 19995. (LALHS Field Group), fieldwalking archive, January 1995. Cumming D & Durbidge P (LALHS Field Group), fieldwalking archive, January 1995, ill.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: Copies (S1) - finds lists, record sheets etc..
  • <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

Feb 27 2020 12:34PM

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