Find Spot record IPS 939 - Gainsborough Road, Ipswich.

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Hand-axe. Formerly recorded under IPS Misc.


Grid reference Centred TM 168 455 (338m by 153m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM14NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Hand-axe fragment found in disturbed ground. Probably of sub-cordate shape [13.5cm] and is in sharp condition. Damage by fire, difficult to determine if damage is ancient or recent (S1). Gainsborough Road, no exact findspot cited.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. p224.
  • <S2> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22741.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jan 15 2020 2:44PM

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