Monument record BEL 004 - Findspot of a Neolithic to Bronze-Age saddle quern.

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Saddle quern, upper and lower stones. Reported in letter from curator of Ipswich Museum.


Grid reference Centred TM 238 472 (100m by 100m)
Map sheet TM24NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Saddle quern, upper and lower stones (S2).
An urn was also reported but not seen.
EADT cutting in Basil Brown archive dated 10-1-1949 contains letter form Guy Maynard, Curator, IPSMG. He reports the find of quern and pottery vessel during garden extension during 1936. A friend of the house owner took away the vessel so there is no description of its type and Maynard asked for assistance in tracing it. No further information (S1).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volume.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XIII, 1.
  • <S2> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1943-110, 1943.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jun 30 2021 2:59PM

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