Monument record BUG 006 - Part of a Roman tile structure, possibly a collapsed pila of a hypocaust and scatter of Roman pottery. (Rom)

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Summary

Part of a tile structure (? a collapsed pila of a hypocaust) observed in the side of a gas pipe trench by R Mowat, 1974.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2235 5218 (85m by 95m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM25SW
Civil Parish BURGH, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

1974: Part of a tile structure (? a collapsed pila of a hypocaust) observed in the side of a gas pipe trench by R Mowat. Rom pottery also recovered. Human remains (probably one skeleton) found excavated out of the pipe trench somewhere in the vicinity (R1).
Near site BUG 002.
September 1985: Fieldwalking by John Newman for SE Suffolk survey found further pottery on small "Field 108" near to River Lark. Rom finds listed as 1 flanged (C4) rim, 21 body sherds and 1 base sherd and 3 fragments Rom tile (2 roof)(S2).
Also IA.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, photos (slides).
  • <R1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1974-133.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: notes, (S2)(map in Clopton parish file).
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, Newman J, site report, BUG 006, March 1989 & map.
  • <M2> (No record type): Photos: slides.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 19 2013 11:35AM

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