Monument record RKN 018 - C13-14 pottery

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Summary

Med pottery found when digging septic tank in garden of thatched house adjoining and E of Post Office, 300 feet NW of The White Horse Inn, Rickinghall Street in March 1957.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0407 7532 (50m by 50m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM07NW
Civil Parish RICKINGHALL INFERIOR, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Med pottery found when digging septic tank in garden of thatched house adjoining and E of Post Office, 300 feet NW of The White Horse Inn, Rickinghall Street in March 1957. Upper portion of a large two handled jar C13-C14, which is a pottery copy of a metal cauldron, which probably had 3 small feet. The septic tank was dug to a depth of 5 feet and was investigated by Basil Brown who drew section and moved spoil heaps finding pottery of Med and other periods (S1)(S2).
Also Rom, Med.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, IV, 189,190; XC, 73-76; card index 273.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volumes, card index.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 957-47, 1957.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Apr 29 2016 11:00AM

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