Monument record BRF 009 - Chalk Pit on Blood Hill (Med)

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Well, 3 feet diameter, originally 49 feet deep.


Grid reference Centred TM 1109 4863 (100m by 100m)
Map sheet TM14NW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Well, 3 feet diameter, originally 49 feet deep. On each side wedge-shaped steps, 18 inches apart.
Finds include hoops from two wooden buckets, 5 restorable jugs including one with 8 lobes. Final fill contained milk pans and C13/C14 cooking pots (S1). Final 19 feet excavated. Photograph of one jug in parish file. See also Pal.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <R1> (No record type): MacMaster, .. MacMaster.
  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1972-66, 1972.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: photograph of jug.
  • <R2> (No record type): CAGB, 15, 1972, 1-12.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Sep 5 1997 12:00AM

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