Monument record WPT 073 - Warren Farm (Un)

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Summary

`Within the remains of an encampment on Warren Farm in this parish (Woolpit) were found a small spiked ornament of ivory, bronze fragments of horse furniture, and two Roman coins' (S1). Formerly recorded as WPT MISC

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 99 62 (1000m by 1000m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL96SE
Civil Parish WOOLPIT, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

`Within the remains of an encampment on Warren Farm in this parish (Woolpit) were found a small spiked ornament of ivory, bronze fragments of horse furniture, and two Roman coins' (S1).
"Woolpit .... certain large and deep ditches, which he supposes Roman, and Roman coins are frequent here" (S2)(R1).
`Golding, in 1855, exhibited a small spiked ornament of ivory, bronze fragments of horse fittings and two Roman coins which were found within, "The Roman Encampment" on Warren Farm (now Lawn Farm)' (S2)(R2). No trace of ditches or earthworks on OS 1st edition 6 inch map or on Woolpit or Elmswell (Wetherden not checked) tithe maps.
Note: Warren Farm, Woolpit, has been confused with Warren Farm, Wetherden - see EWL Misc.

Formerly recorded as WPT MISC

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Barker, H. R.. 1907. West Suffolk Illustrated. 396.
  • <R1> (No record type): Gough, Camden's Brittania, 2, 1806, 165.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL96SE2, 1977.
  • <R2> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 2, 1856, 209.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 23 2019 3:28PM

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