Monument record HLY 001 - Poplar Farm (Med)

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Summary

Kiln site - late C13, circa 40 yards x 30 yards, on slope north of Poplar Farm.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3445 4529 (50m by 50m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM34NW
Civil Parish HOLLESLEY, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Kiln site - late C13, circa 40 yards x 30 yards, on slope north of Poplar Farm.
Basil Brown visited site of David Mace's excavation, and dug there for 2 days in July 1949. Site of C13 clamp kiln with much pottery and wasters. Some pottery, glazed and unglazed, held at SAU together with description, sketches and photographs of site (S1)(S2).
Also Rom.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive, volumes, card index, map.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XIII, 19-26; LXIX, 30; XC, BIV 2, BIX 18; XCVI, 154; card 186; map 148.
  • <R1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1952-227, 1952 R2) C13 Record of pot making.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM34SW1.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Nov 19 2007 10:28AM

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