Monument record MNL 136 - Holywell Drove, Beck Row. (IA)

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Summary

At least two concentrations of flint gritted BA or IA pottery including decorated and perforated sherds (see list in Parish file).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 68 78 (142m by 250m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish Beck Row, Holywell Row and Kenny Hill, Forest Heath, Suffolk

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

At least two concentrations of flint gritted BA or IA pottery including decorated and perforated sherds (see list in Parish file) centreing on (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)(S1). For similar concentration (and Icenian silver coin) in same field, see MNL 125 and in adjoining field, see MNL 129. Two silver Icenian coins also found:- Face-horse series, Normal B, circa AD 43-60 from (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s); Pattern-horse series, circa AD 43 from (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) (S1)(S2).
Details of 1987 Fenland survey not yet available (S3).
Also elliptical fired clay sling stone, 3.9 cms x 2.1 cms from this or adjoining field (MNL 129), in store.
Also BA & Rom.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • --- Excavation archive: Pendleton C. 1990. Fenland Survey Archive.
  • <S1> (No record type): Rains Mrs, 1977.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: finds lists, sketch maps.
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, Photographs AGX 8-13,15,16, ANV 10-12.
  • <M2> (No record type): Photographs: AGX 8-13,15,16, ANV 10-12.
  • <M3> (No record type): Outsize plan cabinet: maps.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 15 2020 5:28AM

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