Find Spot record RGV 073 - Deer's Hill, Redgrave, (Mesolithic)

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Summary

Mesolithic quartzite macehead probably found at Deer's Hill in Redgrave Park in C19 by men digging for stone 10 feet below ground level. Formerly recorded as RGV MISC

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 06 77 (59m by 63m)
Map sheet TM07NE
Civil Parish REDGRAVE, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish WORTHAM, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

19th century? Mesolithic quartzite macehead probably found at Deer's Hill in Redgrave Park by men digging for stone 10 feet below ground level. Part of Evans Collection (S1-S7)

Spear's Hill, Wortham on parish boundary with Redgrave is noted by Basil Brown on OS maps as having been called Deer's Hill on old plans.

Formerly recorded as RGV MISC

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XCVI, 52, 217; map 22.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: 1911. Victoria County History, Suffolk (VCH). 261.
  • <S3> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card.
  • <S4> Museum Record Card: Ashmolean Museum. 1927. 1927-3703. OXFAS 1927-3703.
  • <S5> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11379.
  • <S6> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J. & Bonsall, C.J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic sites in England and Wales, CBA Research Report 20. 263.
  • <S7> Unpublished document: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1142.

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Record last edited

May 26 2020 2:13PM

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