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Flint implement (S1). Formerly recorded as BAW MISC


Grid reference TM 33 39 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM33NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

c.1935: Flake of grey flint with edge-worked point and notching on one side edge. Dark grey, waxy surface. Found on surface after "crag" dressing (NB: not a `sub-crag specimen'). Sent with a covering letter to J R Moir, (S1).

Location and description are broad and should be treated with suspicion, However there is a record on the HER of nearby pits (RMS 033) which could be the source of the implement, (S2).

Formerly recorded as BAW MISC

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1935-297, 1935.
  • <S2> Personal Correspondence: Cutler, Hannah. 2019. Personal Observations as part of the Enhancement of the Suffolk HER for the Palaeolithic & Mesolithic Periods project.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Nov 11 2019 5:21PM

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