Monument record PTR 005 - Bing Hall, Pettistree, (Palaeolithic)

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Summary

5 flints - flakes, including pieces of long blades.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 292 538 (101m by 100m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM25SE
Civil Parish PETTISTREE, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pre 1986: 5 flints - flakes, including pieces of long blades. Found in drain dredging (S1).

"Long Blade" suggests Terminal Palaeolithic, however this must be treated with caution as it could be simply a description rather than referring to a specific technocomplex. Therefore an Upper Palaeolithic-Bronze Age range may be more appropriate on limited information, (S2)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM25SE27.
  • <S2> Personal Correspondence: Cutler, Hannah. 2019. Personal Observations as part of the Enhancement of the Suffolk HER for the Palaeolithic & Mesolithic Periods project.
  • <S3> Article in serial: Balkwill, C. J.. 1978. Archaeology in Suffolk, 1977.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jul 13 2021 12:36PM

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