Monument record BNL 005 - Benhall Sewage Works

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Pottery including sherd of pottery with rim 30.


Grid reference Centred TM 3814 6060 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM36SE


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Pottery including sherd of pottery with rim 30.4cm in diameter, flakes and fire crackled flints found in sewage trench. Occupation visible for about 3.5m, 2m below present ground surface. It consisted of a layer of logs, sticks and stones 1/2m thick in places, with traces of burning (CPS Tilbury Limited per (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)) (S1).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeology in Suffolk 1973, PSIA, 33, 1973, (1), 94.
  • <R1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1973-84, 1973.
  • <R2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM36SE8,.
  • <S2> Source Checked: Natural England. Sandy Lane Pit SSI.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 24 2021 4:28PM

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