Monument record MNL 334 - Eldon Lane, Hollywell Row; Holywell Dolvers (IA)

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Summary

Sherds of BA or IA hard flint gritted pottery, including one rim sherd with flat rim decorated with finger impressions over short neck and rounded shoulder. Also, 1 flint scraper. Formerly listed as MNL 207.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7173 7732 (71m by 53m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL77NW
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Formerly listed as MNL 207.
1976: Area defined (roughly) on 1:2500 map by Jack King; finds marked as `B & T, scrapers & flakes, Neo pottery - H(urst) Fen?, quern' (S5).
1982/1983: Sherds of BA or IA hard flint gritted pottery, including one rim sherd with flat rim decorated with finger impressions over short neck and rounded shoulder. Also, 1 flint scraper. Found in 1982-1983 by John King, Folly Road, Mildenhall at approximately TL 718 773 (S1)(S2). Possible mislocation of site at TL 7185/7715 found by Mike Hardy during Fenland survey in October 1987 (details not yet available)(S3).
1990: 1976 location confirmed by John King at TL 7175 7733 on map. Further finds include `lots of beaker and BA pottery' (S4).
See also BA & Mes.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> (No record type): Pendleton C, 1983.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1983, PSIA, 35, 1984, (4), 324.
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S5).
  • <S3> Excavation archive: Pendleton C. 1990. Fenland Survey Archive. Hardy M J, 1987.
  • <S4> (No record type): King, J.. King J, per SAU (Pendleton C), 1990.
  • <S5> (No record type): King, J.. King Jack (MIHLM), map, 1976.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 14 2020 10:23AM

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