Monument record RLM 002 - Friday Street

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Summary

An extensive area of black earth, varying in depth for approximately 50 yards but partially obscured by filling. Contains red burnt earth, burnt stones, bones and C13th pottery.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3367 5189 (96m by 65m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM35SW
Civil Parish RENDLESHAM, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Date C13. Seen in water-main opposite and NE of most easterly cottage in Friday Street by SEW of Ipswich Museum February 1952. An extensive area of black earth, varying in depth for approximately 50 yards but partially obscured by filling. Contains red burnt earth, burnt stones, bones and pottery. Site on edge of cultivated field. Cited grid reference, TM 3365 5185 does not correspond to description, should be further N.
May 1989: Apparent continuation of site N into Forestry Commission replanting area - see site report (S2).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA/25/1951/308.
  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1952-25, 1952.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S2).
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, Newman J, site report, RLM 002, May 1989.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 28 2010 1:33PM

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