Monument record WYB 008 - Church Farm

Please read our .


Med pottery found built into brick chimney of Church Farm, Weybread.


Grid reference Centred TM 2457 7927 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM27NW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pottery found built into brick chimney of Church Farm, Weybread.
a: complete pot
b: nearly so
Both brownish grey with splashes of brown and green mottle glaze, built into chimney of bedroom, mouth exposed at angle of 45 degrees at convenient height to act as hiding place.
c: grey-brown, rim missing, in similar position on ground floor level, encrusted with soot inside.
Sherds used as packing in small spaces instead of half bricks. These include a bifid rim and a bunghole resembling those found on possible kiln site (963-56 and 57) and the C15 kiln at Hinderclay (962-86). One piece with ginger glaze C17 may not have come from the chimney.
Given by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)(S1).
IPSMG 963-56 is CRN 00620, IPSMG 963-57 is CRN 00619.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card, 1978, 970-21.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Feb 12 2009 10:44AM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.