Monument record MNL 223 - Cooks Drove, West Row Fen; F1a & b; F33; OS Field 0076 (Neo)

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Summary

Concentrated scatter of artefacts discovered fieldwalking on ploughed field surface by Colin Pendleton and Patrick Norman between 1965 and 1987.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6585 7767 (236m by 144m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Concentrated scatter of artefacts discovered fieldwalking on ploughed field surface by Colin Pendleton and Patrick Norman between 1965 and 1987. Finds include pottery, including some beaker and collared urn, masses of worked flint, split animal bone, fragment of human (?) skull, 3 bone awls, 1 antler awl, 2 bone needles, worked bone, burnt flint, plano-convex knives, 16 leaf arrowheads, 1 laurel leaf (MNL 036), 7 transverse arrowheads, 1 oblique arrowhead, 3 polished flint axes, 1 re- worked polished flint axe, a flat quern stone, hammerstones and an amber bead (date ? MNL 224)(S11).
Incorporated in this scatter are MNL 024, MNL 032, MNL 036, MNL 040, MNL 224, MNL 027.
See also BA.

Sources/Archives (12)

  • <S1> (No record type): Pendleton C F, Catalogue of material & findspots 1965-1987, unpublished.
  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1969, PSIA, 31, 1969, (3), 324.
  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Early Neolithic, 1967.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: map.
  • <S2> (No record type): Owles E & Smedley N, Archaeol in Suff, 1967, PSIA, 31, 1967, (1), 80.
  • <S3> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Mildenhall Early Neolithic, 1967.
  • <S4> (No record type): CBA Group 7, bulletin 14, 1967, 13.
  • <S5> (No record type): CBA Group 7, bulletin 15, 1968, 16.
  • <S6> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Neolithic, 1968.
  • <S7> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1968, PSIA, 31, 1968, (2), 196.
  • <S8> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card, Neolithic, 1969.
  • <S9> (No record type): CBA Group 7, bulletin 16, 1969, 15.

Finds (10)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Mar 6 2012 4:33PM

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