Monument record SPT 001 - Devil's Wood Pit (BA)

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Summary

Beaker sherds and flint work associated with Late Neo settlement evidence.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1337 4440 (289m by 292m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM14SW
Civil Parish SPROUGHTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Beaker sherds and flint work associated with Late Neo settlement evidence. Only classifiable sherd is No 19. This bears ornamentation of Clarke's basic Eur. Motif Group I, Motifs 2 or 5, and of his primary Northern (British)/ Dutch Motif Group II, Motif II. Excavated by E Martin, 1974 (S3).
TM 1325 4431 pot base - BA/IA fabric, found by R Forsdike.
See also Pal, Mes, Neo, Rom.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, AR 20.
  • <M1> (No record type): Excavation file:.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S3).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 1972, 289-290.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Miscellaneous Bibliographic reference. Martin E, 'The Excavation of a Neo site in Devil's Wood Pit, Sproughton, 1974', ms 1974.

Finds (4)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 3 2020 3:30PM

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