Monument record WSF 011 - Wattisfield Arch

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Summary

Late Med pottery sherds, variously described by Basil Brown as C14, C16, C17, found during pipeline laying near the Old White Swan Inn near crossroad called Wattisfield Arch, in March 1953.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0095 7438 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TM07SW
Civil Parish WATTISFIELD, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Late Med pottery sherds, variously described by Basil Brown as C14, C16, C17, found during pipeline laying near the Old White Swan Inn near crossroad called Wattisfield Arch, in March 1953. Brown ware with piecrust decoration, in slip, with orange and green glaze. He gave some sherds to Ipswich Museum in 1961 and retained the rest. Mixed with the pottery were some broken tiles, all used to make up the road (S1)(S2)(S3).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volumes, card index.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, I, 178; II, 48; XC, BKH 1; card index 407.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 963-89, 1963.
  • <S3> (No record type): SAU, West S E, SMR card.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 26 1988 12:00AM

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