Monument record MKW 003 - Hillside Farm (Rom)

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Summary

Scatter of Rom sherds plus Rom coin, followed by excavation, circa 1965, of pottery kiln.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 988 782 (100m by 101m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL97NE
Civil Parish MARKET WESTON, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Scatter of Rom sherds plus Rom coin, followed by excavation, circa 1965, of pottery kiln.
1963: Numerous Rom sherds found on (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)(S2).
1964: Copy of coin (of Tetricus ?) picked up on field where Rom pottery found (S3).
1965: `Roman kiln found by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) and others. Normal type circular pedestal, diameter 2 feet 6 inches. Field now ploughed' (S4). Grid reference recorded (incorrectly ?) as (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) in (S2) (S3) (S4). "RB settlement, pottery, piece of bronze, imitation Tetricus coin" (S1). January 1993: Metal detector finds by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) including five bronze coins of C3 and C4 date, and a lead steelyard weight, Rom or later (S5) See also PMed.
Note further (C3/C4) Rom coins to NE - see Misc.

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XII, 172; LI, 2, 3; LXXXIX, 78; map 21; card index 209, 211.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volumes, map, card index.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Romano-British, 1963.
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S5).
  • <S3> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card RB, 1964.
  • <S4> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Romano-British, 1965.
  • <S5> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Finds Report. SAU, Plouviez J, finds report, January 1993.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Feb 25 2009 12:29PM

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