Monument record WSW 006 - South of Crooked Chimney Row, West Stow, (Mesolithic-Bronze Age)

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1970s? Flint scatter, including scrpaers, microliths and arrowheads,


Grid reference Centred TL 813 707 (72m by 87m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL87SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1970s? Flint scatter, including scrpaers, microliths and arrowheads, (S1, S2)

Details as the exact date of the fieldwalking have not been located (02/07/2020). Whilst originally identified as exclusively Mesolithic, alongside a Mesolithic componement there are Neolithic and possible Early Bronze Age forms suggesting a mixed assemblage, (S3).

See also Iron Age, Saxon, Medieval records and WSW 005 immediately to the West.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file.
  • <S1> Excavation archive: SAU? Pieksma, E.. 1970s?. WSW 006 finds and details..
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1204.
  • <S3> Personal Correspondence: Cutler, Hannah. 2019. Personal Observations as part of the Enhancement of the Suffolk HER for the Palaeolithic & Mesolithic Periods project.

Finds (12)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jul 3 2020 2:04PM

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