Monument record LKH 004 - Roman Field

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Summary

Polished greenstone axe, 5 and a half inches long, weight 2lbs found within multi-period site LKH 072.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7283 8298 (405m by 939m)
Map sheet TL78SW
Civil Parish LAKENHEATH, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Polished greenstone axe, 5 and a half inches long, weight 2lbs found within multi-period site LKH 072. Found in or before 1959 by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)(S1)(R1)(S2).
For other Neo finds within LKH 072 see LKH 044, leaf arrowhead from (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s).
Same (?) as listed in (S3) and identified petrologically as greenstone.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <R1> (No record type): MIHLM, 6 inch record map.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW49.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: map (stolen Autumn 1981).
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Lakenheath Neolithic, 1959.
  • <S3> (No record type): Clough T H McK and Cummins W A, Stone Axe Studies, 2, CBA RR, 68, 182, no. 167.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Feb 12 2009 1:47PM

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