Monument record BEG 004 - Rookery Mound, Great Bealings, (Mesolithic).

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Summary

3 cores, 1 scraper, 5 burins, 16 microliths. Excavations 1885-1886 by Major E C Moor produced 'B' beaker sherds, BA, Neo and IA sherds also flint flakes, scrapers, barbed and tanged arrowheads etc.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2436 4875 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM24NW
Civil Parish GREAT BEALINGS, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

1885-1886: Excavations 1885-1886 by Major E C Moor produced 'B' beaker sherds, BA, Neo and IA sherds also flint flakes, scrapers, barbed and tanged arrowheads etc. Including significant Mesolithic component, (S1-S4)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S2).
  • <S1> Personal Correspondence: Cutler, Hannah. 2019. Personal Observations as part of the Enhancement of the Suffolk HER for the Palaeolithic & Mesolithic Periods project.
  • <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 996.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11583.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J. & Bonsall, C.J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic sites in England and Wales, CBA Research Report 20. 256.

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Protected Status/Designation

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Record last edited

Jan 13 2021 9:19AM

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