Monument record MNL 113 - Bronze-Age artefact scatter of 2 barbed and tanged arrowheads and flints. (BA)

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Summary

Two barbed and tanged arrowheads and flint scatter.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6829 7864 (50m by 50m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Two barbed and tanged arrowheads and flint scatter. Arrowheads and unprovinanced worked flint found by farmer, (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s), on field surface, up to 1974. Two barbed and tanged arrowheads believed to have been found at approximately (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s):- well worked with one barb missing; well finished with tip, barbs and tang missing (S1).
1987: Fieldwalking for Fenland survey confirmed flint scatter, detailed results not yet available (S2).
Scatter situated within Rom site, MNL 096.
1996: Further finds include round scraper and broken and uncompleted barbed and tanged (?) arrowhead (S3). Also possible flint dagger fragment - see Neo.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): Pendleton C, Record of Finds and Findspots from Mildenhall area, 1967- 1982, unpublished.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: list (stolen Autumn 1981).
  • <S2> Excavation archive: Pendleton C. 1990. Fenland Survey Archive. SAU, Pendleton C, December 1987.
  • <S3> (No record type): Pooley D (EDARG), per SAU (Pendleton C), July 1996.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 14 2020 10:12AM

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