Monument record SBN 021 - Thorington Street, Stoke by Nayland
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|Grid reference||Centred TM 009 350 (293m by 275m)|
|Civil Parish||STOKE-BY-NAYLAND, BABERGH, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (1)
1955: Tusk and teeth of mammoth found circa 1955, in gravel pit at a depth of 16 feet (S3).
1961:Flint artefact - long narrow thin biface, found 1961, in same pit, apparently at a depth of about 18 feet, though the object was actually found in the washing and grading machine. Possibly an unusual hand-axe, but its unpatinated state and shape make it possible that it is in fact an Early Bronze Age dagger (S1, S2).
See also Bronze Age record.
- <S1> SSF5707 Article in serial: Engleheart F H A. 1962. Artefactfrom Stoke-by-Nayla. Engleheart F H A, Artefact from Stoke-by-Nayland, PSIA, 29, 2, 1962, 217-221, fig 28.
- <S2> SSF50084 Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. 208.
- <S3> SSF5708 Article in serial: Engleheart F H A. 1955. Elephant at Stoke-by-Nayland. Engleheart F H A, Elephant at Stoke-by-Nayland, Trans Suff Nat Soc, 9, 1955, 226.
- <S4> SSF50032 Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM03NW21.
- <S5> SSF59351 Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22815.
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Record last edited
Mar 8 2022 1:48PM