Monument record CLY 005 - Paper Mill Lane (IA)

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Iron Age settlement material found during the construction of the Claydon-by-pass, see details.


Grid reference Centred TM 1286 4926 (100m by 100m)
Map sheet TM14NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Iron Age material found during the construction of the Claydon-by-pass. Finds included:- quantity of Belgic pottery sherds; weaving apparatus - two antler weaving combs, triangular loom weights, numerous fragments of clay spindle whorls; bone cloak pin; child's bronze bracelet; iron and bronze brooches of Nauheim derivative type - two with leaf-shaped bow; sling stones; coin of speculum (potin?), circa 70 BC; coin of bronze, probably Icenian, circa AD 20-40 (fide Dr Kent, BM); Icenian coin; quantities of bones of ox, goat, sheep, pig and deer (S1)(S2)(R1).
See also Rom and Sax.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM14NW35.
  • <S2> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, cards 1974-112 & 1975-102.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 33, 1974, (2), 213-214.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (12)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 12 2021 3:30PM

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