Monument record MNL 041 - Neolithic artefact scatter of worked flints, including scrapers and a small stout axe. (Neo)

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Summary

Small concentration of worked flints on sand ridge including scrapers and a small, complete, stout axe measuring 6.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6573 7694 (25m by 25m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Small concentration of worked flints on sand ridge including scrapers and a small, complete, stout axe measuring 6.4 cms by 3.9 cms (S4). Cited findspot for axe of TL 657 776 (S1)(S2)(S3) incorrect, probably misreading of TL 657 770, correct 8 figure reference is TL 6573 7693 (S4). A small burnt flint patch (also recorded under BA), is located at the NE end of the sand ridge (S4). Adjoins scatter MNL 164 in field to S. Also BA.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Neo, 1968.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1968, PSIA, 31, 1968, (2), 196.
  • <S3> (No record type): CBA, Group 7 Bulletin 15, 1968, 16.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Pendleton C F. 1987. Catalogue of finds and findspots,1965-1987, unpublished. Pendleton C F, Catalogue of Finds & Findspots, 1965-1987, unpublished.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 14 2020 10:57AM

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