Poorly Located Find Spot record MNL 1000 - Mildenhall Fen, Mildenhall, (Terminal Palaeolithic- Mesolithic)

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Summary

Pebble mace-head with hour glass perforation from Mildenhall Fen. Formerly recorded as MNL MISC. Possibly the same as MNL 986?

Location

Grid reference TL 64 84 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL68SW
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pre 1897: Greenstone? Pebble mace-head with hour glass perforation from Mildenhall Fen. Generalised location only (S1-S5).

1869: MesolithicTranchet Axe found, British Museum.
Pre 1919: MesolithicTranchet Axe found, British Museum.
1875: Terminal Palaeolithic Blade core, Ipswich Museum, Fenton Collection, (S6)

Also listed under Bronze Age, MNL 986.

Formerly recorded as MNL MISC

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J. & Bonsall, C.J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic sites in England and Wales, CBA Research Report 20. 262.
  • <S2> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Mildenhall General, undated.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Evans, J.. 1897. The Ancient Stone implements, weapons and ornaments of Great Britain.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: 1911. Victoria County History, Suffolk (VCH). 260.
  • <S5> Bibliographic reference: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1120.
  • <S6> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 309, 11539, 11540.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 22 2020 11:09AM

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