Monument record MNL 225 - Hayland Drove; OS Field 3045; F21 (Neo)

Please read our .

Summary

Concentrated scatter (scatter F21) of artefacts discovered fieldwalking by Colin Pendleton and Patrick Norman from 1965 to 1987 (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6527 7748 (105m by 107m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Concentrated scatter (scatter F21) of artefacts discovered fieldwalking by Colin Pendleton and Patrick Norman from 1965 to 1987 (S1).
Material includes various worked and burnt flint, split bone, at least 20 leaf arrowheads, 1 flint laurel leaf, 5 polished stone flakes from axeheads, one of which is re-utilized, 1 polished flint axe (Jim Norman A5), 1 polished flint axe re- utilized as a borer (? ), 5 bone awl fragments, worked and cut bone, pottery of Grimston/ Lylles Hill variety and some beaker pottery and a jet toggle (MNL 128 possibly EBA - compare to jet toggle from MNL 165)(S1).
Incorporated in this scatter are MNL 026 (formerly mislocated in (S2-S10), MNL 128 and part of MNL 022 (re-utilized polished flint axe given wrong findspot in (S2)(S5)). Second concentration (extension of this site?) at TL 6540 7744 includes fine laurel leaf found by Byron Waters, leaf arrowhead and various worked flints etc (S1).
See also Mes & BA.
1978: Trial excavations by E Martin demonstrated that any archaeological occupation horizons had been totally destroyed by recent ploughing (S11).

Sources/Archives (14)

  • --- Finds Report: Pendleton C. 2007. MNL 225 (2007).
  • <S1> (No record type): Martin, E.A.. Martin E A, Summary of MNL 165, 1981.
  • <S1> (No record type): Pendleton C F, Catalogue of material & findspots 1965-1987, unpublished.
  • <S1> (No record type): CBA Group 7, bulletin 16, 1969, 15.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: map, drawing, MNL 165 site summary.
  • <M2> (No record type): Photographs: AEY 33-35, AEX 8-9 (jet toggle).
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1967, PSIA, 31, 1967, (1), 80.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1968, PSIA, 31, 1968, (2), 196.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1969, PSIA, 31, 1969, (3), 324.
  • <S5> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Neolithic, 1967.
  • <S6> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Neolithic, 1968.
  • <S7> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card, 1969.
  • <S8> (No record type): CBA Group 7, bulletin 14, 1967, 13.
  • <S9> (No record type): CBA Group 7, bulletin 15, 1968, 16.

Finds (8)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

May 4 2020 9:59AM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.