Monument record BLB 016 - Anglo Saxon artefact scatter, including pottery, sleeve clasp and implements

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Summary

Pottery of Mid and Late Saxon date. Also Early Saxon sleeve clasp found in 2003 (exact location unknown).

Location

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Map sheet TM47NE
Civil Parish BLYTHBURGH, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Circa 1971-1985: large amount of pottery (including 6 sherds Ipswich & at least 4 sherds Thetford wares) found (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) - details in (S3).
1987: rim and body sherd of Ipswich ware, found metal detecting (S1). In an area NW of the scheduled Priory area.
2003: bronze sleeve clasp found metal detecting. Exact location unknown but thought to come from (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)(S2).
Also Med (and small group preh flintwork).
Also see BLB Misc (MSF21799) for metal detected finds probably from this site or BLB 075.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): Lansdale, D.. Lansdale D, GMDC, per NAU (Gregory T), 1987.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: map.
  • <S2> Digital archive: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. Portable Antiquities Database. Minter, F., SCCAS. Sf10312. 2003.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Finds Report. Plouviez J (SCCAS), Sept 2008.

Finds (3)

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Record last edited

Feb 8 2018 3:47PM

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