Monument record DAR 006 - Garden Cottage (PMed)

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Summary

Witch bottle found during building operations, lying on its side near threshold of Garden Cottage, 1968.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 4216 6983 (51m by 50m)
Map sheet TM46NW
Civil Parish DARSHAM, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Witch bottle found during building operations, lying on its side near threshold of Garden Cottage, 1968. The contents of the bottle were thrown away, but one nail removed. Tested for phosphates, results negative, but almost certainly used as a witch bottle. Retained by C. Mitchell (S1).
Also see MSF12471.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Darsham C17, 1968.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Feb 27 2012 10:52AM

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