Monument record SNP 023 - Saltings

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Summary

Baked clay scatter in reddish silts, coarse ware sherds including flanged bowl, and three illegible Roman coins, burnt clay feature.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 41435 57378 (127m by 163m)
Map sheet TM45NW
Civil Parish SNAPE, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Baked clay scatter in reddish silts, coarse ware sherds including flanged bowl and three illegible Roman coins, burnt clay feature. Exposed by tidal erosion., Probable salt working site.

2002: Re-visited as part of Rapid coastal survey 2002 - Red hill visible in eroded sections of saltmarsh. Quite extensive c.60m in length. Briquetage and pot visible in eroding surface and on foreshore, at least one internal structure (oven or tank - photographed) (S1).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. 2003. Assessment Report, Rapid Field Survey of the Suffolk Coast and Intertidal Zone. Everett, L. SCCAS. 2002.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Apr 30 2018 2:23PM

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