Monument record WLV 005 - Woolverstone Park (BA)

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Summary

Beaker sherds and worked flints found during excavation by Lt Com R N Todd in Woolverstone Park (S2)(R1)(R2)(S3)(S4).

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 189 388 (101m by 101m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM13NE
Civil Parish WOOLVERSTONE, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Beaker sherds and worked flints found during excavation by Lt Com R N Todd in Woolverstone Park (S2)(R1)(R2)(S3)(S4).
Notes, plans, cast of Beaker sherds (? this site) in IPSMG (S1). Details in (S3). Notes in (S3) suggest possible clay lined cooking pit with calcined flint excavated. Finds include jet pendant, beaker ? urn and ? food vessel pottery & circa 200-300 flint artefacts (S3). Sketch plan suggests location of excavations slightly to NE at TM 190 388 approx (S3). For more information on pottery beakers, see (S5).
See also Rom.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <R1> (No record type): Clark J D G, PPSEA, 6, 1928-31, 361.
  • <M1> (No record type): Todd archive: copy (S3).
  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1933-245; 1947.42.1-16 (?).
  • <R2> (No record type): Clarke D, Beaker Pottery, 1970, 498, corpus nos 962-965.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM13NE27.
  • <S3> (No record type): Todd Lt Comm R N, Notes & Reports on Archaeol Excavations etc, Mss, circa 1930.
  • <S4> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Woolverstone Beaker period, undated.
  • <S5> (No record type): Gibson A M, Beaker Domestic Sites, BAR 107(i), 1982, 262.

Finds (5)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Feb 9 2007 11:26AM

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