Monument record EYE 001 - Old Bank House (garden), Broad Street, Eye. (Palaeolithic)

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Summary

Small hand axe found in garden of Old Bank House, at depth of circa 2 feet in level dating from late C18/early C19 - ?throw-out from a former occupants collection? Found during construction of a small pond in corner of garden in 1959 (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1454 7380 (25m by 18m)
Map sheet TM17SW
Civil Parish EYE, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

1959: Small hand axe found in garden of Old Bank House, at depth of circa 2 feet in level dating from late C18/early C19 - ?throw-out from a former occupants collection? Found during construction of a small pond in corner of garden in 1959 (S1-S4).

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Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Finds Report: Moss G I,. 1971. East Suffolk record sheet. Moss G I, East Suffolk record sheet, 1971.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. 145.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22669.
  • <S4> Article in serial: Smedley, Norman & Owles, Elizabeth. 1960. Archaeology in Suffolk, 1960.
  • <S5> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jun 25 2021 11:06AM

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