Monument record CLO 004 - Field 124, Clopton, (Mesolithic-Roman)

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Mesolithic-Neolithic Flint Scatter. Also Iron Age and Roman Pottery.


Grid reference Centred TM 2151 5389 (124m by 163m)
Map sheet TM25SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pre 1985: Blade-like flake, possibly with use or secondary working. Found in field by Council houses near Rectory, at TM 2147 5391. Formerly recorded as Mesolithic and Neolithic.

1985: Fieldwalking by John Newman for SE Suffolk survey located worked flint scatter on "Field 124", centreing on TM 2152 5393. Finds consisted of 2 flakes with bluish patination (?Mes), 1 ?scraper & 5 other flakes and Iron Age and Roman pottery.

Various Flint found by fieldwalking, (S3).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card (drawing).
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S2).
  • <S2> Finds Report: Newman J. 1989. CLO 004 Report.. SAU, Newman J, site report, CLO 004, April 1989, map.
  • <S3> Finds Report: Willett, P.. 2006. Record of Neolithic Flint Artefacts, Clopton, Woodbridge, Suffolk.

Finds (12)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (4)

Record last edited

Jul 13 2021 2:01PM

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