Monument record IPS 162 - Civic College, Ipswich, (IAS 8801).

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Medieval and Post Medieval finds, from construction of Civic College.


Grid reference Centred TM 170 443 (188m by 152m)
Map sheet TM14SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1958: Thetford ware rim and silver groat of Edward III, 1327-1377, . A 17th century stone-ware jar, and later material were unearthed, with coins of George. II and III, (S1-S4)

1962: Wooden water pipe 7 feet long with square spigot-hole and bung at one end. Found in an upright
position 30 feet down with 17/18th century pottery, during building operations on the site of the Civic College, (S5).

See also, (S6, S7).

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM14SE87.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, LXIV, 31.
  • <S3> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. 958-144, 1958.
  • <S4> Article in serial: Smedley, N. and E. J. Owles. 1959. Archaeology in Suffolk, 1959. XXVIII.2, pp. 161–167..
  • <S5> Article in serial: Owles, E. J. and N. Smedley. 1962. Archaeology in Suffolk, 1962.
  • <S6> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.
  • <S7> Index: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. 1974. Ipswich Archaeological Survey Card Index (digital version).. IAS 8801.
  • <S8> Index: Suffolk Archaeology Unit. 1974. SAU index card and Archive. IAS 8801.

Finds (7)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

May 25 2021 10:40AM

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