Monument record FLN 053 - Flixton Park (quarry) Roman (Rom)

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Summary

July 1997: Monitoring of stripping of 180m x 20m area for quarry located discreet cluster of mid 1st century Roman features and pits.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3032 8636 (249m by 263m)
Map sheet TM38NW
Civil Parish FLIXTON (NEAR BUNGAY), WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (6)

Full Description

July 1997: Monitoring of stripping of 180m x 20m area for quarry located grooved ware and beaker(?) pottery and discreet cluster of mid 1st century Roman features and pits. Details in (S1, S3).
Area of FLN 053 extended E revealed further C1 features including pits, trough like features and a circa 25m diameter post-hole circle (S2).
Adjoins (EBA) ring ditch (FLN 013 & LNeo circular arrangement of pits, FLN 054).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Boulter S, Assessment Report, SCCAS Report 97/46, July 1997, ill.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: 1999. PSIA. SAU, Boulter S, Summary Report for inclusion in forthcoming 'Archaeoogy in Suffolk', 1998.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Boulter S. 2000. Flixton Park Quarry, Flixton, an assessment of the archaeology recorded in the areas excavated as FLN 013 and FLN 053.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 16 2012 4:07PM

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