Find Spot record MNL 198 - Findspot of 2 Iron-Age socketed bronze spearheads.

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Summary

Two socketed bronze spearheads reputed to have been found in the area by Edward Frost (deceased) of Rising Sun public house in 1936-1937.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6719 8045 (100m by 101m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL68SE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Two socketed bronze spearheads reputed to have been found in the area by Edward Frost (deceased) of Rising Sun public house in 1936-1937. Possible hoard. Not seen, details unknown (S1)(S2)(S3)(S4).

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Personal Correspondence: Mildenhall Musem. 1979. Brown R. Brown R, per MIHLM (Pendleton C), 1979.
  • <S2> Cartographic materials: MIHLM. 6 inch record map. MIHLM, 6 inch record map.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Pendleton C F. 1987. Catalogue of finds and findspots,1965-1987, unpublished. Pendleton C, record of finds & findspots from Mildenhall area, 1965-1987, unpublished.
  • <S4> (No record type): Pendleton C, The distribution of BA metalwork in NW Suffolk, BA dissertation, Nottingham, 1985, numb.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 14 2020 11:25AM

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