Monument record HRF 022 - Field 61 (tithe map), Blocka Hall Farm, 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 471 988 (457m by 332m) (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 61 listed as a Sarson hammerstone, two flakes and one core (all unpatinated), a thick light brown body sherd with several quartz grit (Undated), 4 Med sherds, 2 (Med?) brick fragments and a PMed clay pipe bowl. Also `Scalding in parts' of field (burnt areas?).

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 Medieval Building.

Formerly recorded as HRF MISC

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Unpublished document: Cumming D & Durbidge P (LALHS Field Group. 19995. (LALHS Field Group), fieldwalking archive, January 1995.
  • <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 Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service.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 (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Feb 27 2020 1:44PM

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