Poorly Located Monument record WSW 182 - Rickwood, West Stow, (Palaeolithic)

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Summary

West Stow: Two hand-axes in the BM labelled `Rickwood field, opp[osite] sewage works'. Formerly recorded as WSW MISC

Location

Grid reference TL 80 71 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL87SW
Civil Parish LACKFORD, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish WEST STOW, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

West Stow: Two hand-axes in the British Museum labelled `Rickwood field, opp sewage works'. Moyses Hall Museum and an elongated sub-cordate. There is also another pointed one in Stratford Passmore Edwards museum with a very rolled small hand-axe (S1,S2).

Formerly recorded as WSW MISC

Field opposite sewage works (c.19th century) in Lackford parish.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22605.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. 113.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Roe, Derek.. 1968. A Gazetteer of British Lower & Middle Palaeolithic sites.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Sep 24 2020 10:30AM

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