Find Spot record IPS 067 - Bishop's Hill, Ipswich, (IAS 8902).

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Summary

Hoard of four bronze socketed axes, found on the left (north) side of Felixstowe Road, Bishop's Hill.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 1770 4375 (27m by 14m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM14SE
Civil Parish IPSWICH, IPSWICH, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Pre 1920? Hoard of four bronze socketed axes, found on the left (north) side of Felixstowe Road, Bishop's Hill (S1, S2). Said to be 5 socketed axes (including 2 small examples) according to Taylor (S3, S4).

See also (S5, S6).

Sources/Archives (8)

  • --- Unpublished document: IPSMG. Ipswich Museum Extension Books.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM14 SE54.
  • <S2> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. 1920-51.26-29.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Taylor RJ. 1993. Hoards of the Bronze Age in Southern Britain (BAR 228).
  • <S4> Index: British Museum. National Bronze Implements Catalogue.
  • <S5> Index: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. 1974. Ipswich Archaeological Survey Card Index (digital version).. IAS 8902.
  • <S6> Index: Suffolk Archaeology Unit. 1974. SAU index card and Archive. IAS 8902.
  • <S7> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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Record last edited

May 24 2021 1:00PM

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