Find Spot record SNF 003 - Marsh Farm, Sternfield, (Palaeolithic)

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Hand-axe found before 1970.


Grid reference TM 3930 6069 (point)
Map sheet TM36SE


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1971: Palaeolithic ovate hand-axe (not twisted type), found before 1970. Apparently drawing of it in Ipswich Museum records (S1). Brown flint, 11.5 x 8.9 x 3.2cms (S3). Note: error in (S2) grid reference. Also described in (S4)

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Sternfield Marsh Farm (parish number 3) Palaeolithic, 1971.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM36SE6, 1977.
  • <S3> Finds Report: West S E,. 1971. E Suffolk record sheet, 1971, sketch. West S E, E Suffolk record sheet, 1971, sketch.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S3).
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. p181.
  • <S5> Article in serial: Owles, E.. 1971. Archaeology in Suffolk, 1971.
  • <S6> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22790.

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Sep 11 2020 1:38PM

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