Monument record RMS 001 - C13 midden, with section of small cooking pot, oyster shells. (Med)

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Summary

C13 midden, with section of small cooking pot, oyster shells.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3065 4204 (101m by 100m)
Map sheet TM34SW
Civil Parish RAMSHOLT, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

1974-1975: C13 midden, with section of small cooking pot, oyster shells, found 100 yards S of church (S1)
1970s(?): 9 Med sherds collected by Gwen Dyke from (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)(S7).
Scatter Med pottery over field to S and W including a small amount of St Neots ware (S2).
1980/81: Scatter of EMed pottery found during fieldwalking survey. Also PMed pottery (S3).
1985-1986: Metal detected finds by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) include Edmund halfpenny, forgery of gold coin, buckles.
Circa 1986: Further C12-C14 pottery and two concentrations of oystershells and bone found in field (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s). Details in (S4). Note also quantities of PMed pottery and clay pipe fragments (S4).
1992: Further metal detected finds include lace tag (LMed/PMed);cylindrical barrel padlock(?) in form of dog or horse; a buckle plate and silver coins of Edward (?) and Elizabeth I (S6).
Also Neo flints, Rom, MSax, LSax pottery.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1965-94, 1965.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S2)(S3)(S4)(S6).
  • <S2> (No record type): Ferguson H, 1974-1975.
  • <S3> (No record type): SAU, Newman J, fieldwalking survey distribution map, 1980/81.
  • <S4> (No record type): Bower M, summary of fieldwalking results, 1987, map.
  • <S5> (No record type): Damant R, 1991.
  • <S6> (No record type): Damant R & Blow J, per SAU (JN), finds ID record, March 1992, drawings.
  • <S7> (No record type): Dyke G, finds label/s, undated.

Finds (7)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Feb 27 2009 12:28PM

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