Monument record BUN 021 - River Waveney, Outney Common, Bungay, (Mesolithic).

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Summary

Worked flints found in dredgings from river Waveney dumped on Outney Common.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3252 8998 (50m by 50m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM38NW
Civil Parish BUNGAY, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK
County NORFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1985: Worked flints found in dredgings from river Waveney dumped on Outney Common. Mesolithic flint blade, 12cm long, burin on small flake, resharpened, and an obliquely blunted pointed microlith of a form suggesting Early Mesolithic (see Thatcham, Star Carr, Kelling, etc). Identified by J J Wymer and A Gregory, NAU, card compiled by W F Milligan December 1985 (S1).

The source for this record was not located in 2019, (S2).

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Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: NAU. 1985. NAU, index primary record card county number 22243,. NAU, index primary record card county number 22243, December 1985.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: NAU, index primary record card county number 22243, December.
  • <S2> Personal Correspondence: Cutler, Hannah. 2019. Personal Observations as part of the Enhancement of the Suffolk HER for the Palaeolithic & Mesolithic Periods project.
  • <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.. P 171.

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Record last edited

Sep 17 2020 3:49PM

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