Monument record FEX 091 - Pewit Hill, Felixstowe, (Mesolithic)

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Summary

Mesolithic Tranchet axe, dug up from allotment by L A Tarrant, 18 inches below surface in sandy loam.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2870 3437 (98m by 86m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM23SE
Civil Parish FELIXSTOWE, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pre 1951: Mesolithic Tranchet axe, dug up from allotment by L A Tarrant, 18 inches below surface in sandy loam. Black lustrous flint (S1).

Pewit Hill is marked on OS map from TM 2870 3378 to 2877 3432. The only allotment gardens appear to be at cited NGR.

Formerly recorded as FEX Misc.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1951-263, 1951.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 981.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11571.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 3 2020 12:37PM

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