Monument record WNG 072 - Wangford General, Wangford, (Palaeolithic)

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Palaeolithic implements. Formerly recorded as WNG MISC


Grid reference TL 74 84 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL78SW


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Full Description

Palaeolithic implements (S1,S3,S5), including hand axes, cores and flakes from Wangford are listed by Roe in collections at British Museum and several provincial museums in England (S4,S6).

Wymer considers most palaeoliths marked or recorded as from Wangford, probably came from Brandon Fields Pit, Brandon (BRD 058)(S2).

The JJ Wymer archive also notes a possible link with BRD 059, 061, 062, (S7).

Formerly recorded as WNG MISC

Point is approximate.

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: 1911. Victoria County History, Suffolk (VCH). 262.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia.
  • <S3> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Wangford (nr Brandon) General.
  • <S4> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SE20.
  • <S5> Source Unchecked: ND. BM Guide to Stone Age, 21. BM Guide to Stone Age, 21.
  • <S6> Bibliographic reference: Roe, Derek.. 1968. A Gazetteer of British Lower & Middle Palaeolithic sites.
  • <S7> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 23039, 23040.

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Record last edited

Jun 26 2020 4:10PM

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