Find Spot record SPT 004 - West of Railway, Sproughton, (Palaeolithic)

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"Palaeolithic" implements, found 1924.


Grid reference Centred TM 1375 4496 (51m by 50m)
Map sheet TM14SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1924: "Palaeolithic" implements, found. West side of LNER (information RONB, 1924), from Guy Maynard, however in 1950 said he had no knowledge of any implements found at this spot.

Whilst this findspot is martked on the 3rd edition OS map, "West side of LNER", also fits the location of the prolific find site at Warren Livingstone Pit on Bramford Road, (S2)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM14SW4.
  • <S2> Personal Correspondence: Cutler, Hannah. 2019. Personal Observations as part of the Enhancement of the Suffolk HER for the Palaeolithic & Mesolithic Periods project.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22735.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jun 2 2021 11:29AM

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