Find Spot record BUN 124 - Bungay General, (Palaeolithic).

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Summary

Small palaeolith from Bungay. Unknown location. Formerly recorded as BUN MISC

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 32 90 (256m by 231m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM39SW
Civil Parish BUNGAY, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1859: Small palaeolith from Bungay (from W G Clarke collection, 32.926 per Friends of Norwich Museum). To Ipswich Museum by exchange with Norwich Museum (S1). A Palaeolithic flake implement found at Bungay is listed by Roe (S3). This is dismissed by Wymer (s5

Wymer (S4) records this as a handaxe and that BUN 125 is a duplicate record and were likely found at the same spot as BUN 114. However in a duplicate of this rceord (BUN 176) the find location was considered to be the former pit on the west of the common.

Formerly recorded as BUN MISC

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 962-233, 1962.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM38NW23, 1978.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Roe, Derek.. 1968. A Gazetteer of British Lower & Middle Palaeolithic sites. 263.
  • <S4> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22702.
  • <s5> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. 147.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Dec 20 2019 3:35PM

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