Monument record MKS 005 - Findspot of a Bronze-Age unlooped palstave with shield and rib decoration.

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Unlooped palstave complete with shield & rib decoration, length 13.


Grid reference Centred TM 215 650 (101m by 100m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM26NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Unlooped palstave complete with shield & rib decoration, length 13.8cm found S of Monk Soham Hall, found circa 1960, on surface after ploughing, and retained by finder. Drawing by `TC' in NWHCM (S1).

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> (No record type): NWHCM, Suffolk parish records, Monk Soham, 1972, drawing.
  • <R1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card (ill),.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: copy (S2).
  • <S2> (No record type): NWHCM, record card & drawing, circa 1972.
  • <R2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM26NW15,.
  • <S3> Article in serial: Owles, E. J.. 1970. Archaeology in Suffolk, 1970.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 28 2021 1:41PM

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