Find Spot record HVH 013 - 8 Hudson Close, Haverhill, (Palaeolithic)

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Palaeolithic hand-axe of pointed form, in a rolled condition.


Grid reference TL 6843 4499 (point)
Map sheet TL64SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pre 1985: Palaeolithic hand-axe of pointed form, in a rolled condition. Found on the surface by owner in his back garden soon after moving in.

Geological context: boulder clay and gravel hill-wash over chalk. South facing slope overlooking East to West valley of the Stour Brook, (S1-S6)

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: drawing.
  • <S1> Finds Illustration: SAU?. No Date?. HVH 013.
  • <S2> Photograph: HDAG. HDAG file, colour slides. HDAG file, colour slides.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22813.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. 194.
  • <S5> Article in serial: Balkwill, C.J. & Martin, E.A.. 1980. Archaeology in Suffolk 1979. XXXIV (4).
  • <S6> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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Record last edited

Dec 4 2020 2:01PM

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