Find Spot record IPS 883 - Chantry Estate, Ipswich, (IAS 9506, IAS 9509)

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Roman Pottery, bronze fibula, coin Antoninus Pius. Also Broad flake possibly Mesolithic). Harpoon or arrow barb of dark grey unpatinated flint. Also Coin denarius of Balbinus. Location approximate.


Grid reference TM 1 4 (point)
Map sheet TM14SW


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1927: Small slug-backed worked flint, waxy grey with ripple chipping on back and flat flake base.

1950-1952: Pottery bronze fibula coin Antoninus Pius, 136-161 AD . Also Broad flake Harpoon or arrow barb of dark grey unpatinated flint. Found during development of Chantry Estate 1950-1952.

1977: Proceedings of the Institute of Suffolk Archaeology and History, Volume XXXIV 1978: (TM/443) Chantry Estate.RB. Coin, denarius of Balbinus. Full reading recorded at I.M. (D. Ottywill who retains possession) (S5).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. 1951.77, 1951.91, 1951.93, 1951.128, 1952-96, 1927-49.50,.
  • <S2> Index: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. 1974. Ipswich Archaeological Survey Card Index (digital version).. IAS 9506, IAS 9509.
  • <S3> Index: Suffolk Archaeology Unit. 1974. SAU index card and Archive. IAS 9506, IAS 9509.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: IPSMG. Ipswich Museum Extension Books.
  • <S5> Article in serial: Balkwill, C. J.. 1978. Archaeology in Suffolk, PSIAH, Volume XXXIV Part 2, 1977.

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Aug 14 2017 1:51PM

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