Monument record CHD 017 - Hernehill Farm

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Roman metal detected and fieldwalked scatter and small excavation located Roman building.


Grid reference Centred TM 3597 7781 (35m by 17m)
Map sheet TM37NE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

On Hernehill Farm, just E of village. Building. Excavated trench (small) investigated one corner, flint foundations. Probing suggests rectangular, size 70 feet x 30 feet, walls 2 feet 6 inches wide. Tile: roofing and box. Pottery: late C1 grey ware bowls, cordoned ' Belgic derived' sherd. C2 samian form 27 and 45. Grey ware mortaria. Oxford (?) mortarium. Cheese press. Colour coat. Bronze: CI brooch, tweezers (S1).
See also CHD 016.
Also Mes & Neo.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 962-114, 1962.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file.

Finds (7)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 2 2018 11:13AM

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