Monument record HRF 024 - Fields 67/68 (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 476 990 (234m by 559m) (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 67/68 listed as a flint hammerstone, 7 unpatinated flint flakes, unpatinated scraper, 1 pot boiler, 9 Medieval sherds, 7(+?) Post Medieval sherds, Medieval(?) brick fragment, part of sandstone hone (Un), Post Medieval clay pipe stems and a fragment of an ornamental door knocker (Post Medieval?). A Post Medieval infilled dump containing bottles and stoneware was also noted (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 & Post Medieval.

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  • --- Unpublished document: Cumming D & Durbidge P (LALHS Field Group. 19995.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 Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service.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 (4)

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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