Monument record BNC 019 - Benacre beach
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|Grid reference||Centred TM 534 833 (101m by 100m)|
|Civil Parish||BENACRE, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (2)
Lower part of a well shaft excavated on the beach. Cut into orange clay, 3 feet 3 inches in diameter, not lined. Surviving depth about 5 feet, original depth would have been about 20 feet. Situated 370 yards N of Benacre Broad and 20 feet E of the present cliff face, which is eroding very rapidly. Finds include parts of at least four pottery vessels, one partially glazed, a lead weight, a small leather fragment and two pointed wood fragments identified as ash (S1).
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Record last edited
Nov 26 1993 12:00AM