Monument record PSH 001 - Stone axe hammer found while ploughing.

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Stone axe hammer found while ploughing.


Grid reference Centred TM 355 707 (100m by 100m)
Map sheet TM37SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Stone axe hammer found while ploughing. Maximum length 7 1/4 inches, maximum width 4 1/4 inches. Perforated. Heavy signs of wear (axe end blunted, hammer end abraded, perforation worn smooth). Sliced 1971 S87 greenstone. Given by D Cole, Valley Farm, Peasenhall, Saxmundham through F J Pearson, Browses, Sibton, Saxmundham (S1).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 969-77, 1969.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, PSIA, 31, 1969, (3), 325.
  • <S3> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM37SE7, 1978.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 25 2021 5:44PM

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