Monument record BRG 005 - Probable Anglo Saxon Grubenhaus and findspot of pottery and a loom weight.

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Summary

Probable Grubenhaus, black oval patches circa 15 feet x 20 feet, pottery and loom weight found.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8987 6932 (50m by 50m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL86NE
Civil Parish GREAT BARTON, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

"Black patches circa 15 feet x 20 feet, oval - probably grubenhaus. Baked clay hearths - pot making hearths". Loom weight, coarse pottery sherds, one decorated. Also Rom fragments, tile. No information on location of finds. Site seen on AP taken 1938 (St Joseph?).
Across the road from (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <R1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL86NE1.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, III, 124,125,131; XCVI, 62; XCVI, 96; XC.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volumes, site plan, sketches, list of finds.
  • <M2> (No record type): Photographs: BIZ1, BKG12.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jun 17 2013 1:49PM

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