Monument record FRK 037 - Field next to Lane End, North Street (Med)

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Summary

Medieval metal detector finds from small (circa 1 ha) field.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6673 7240 (95m by 128m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL67SE
Civil Parish FRECKENHAM, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Metal detector finds from small (circa 1 ha) field up to June 1997, include a flat annular brooch with faint inscription and border lines in relief; an Edward groat, half groat and clipped half penny, a (C13?) shoe buckle, a spur fragment and a strapend buckle. Details in (S1).
Also Rom & PMed.
Evaluation trenching in Dec 200 in advance of woodland planting recovered mixed period finds and scattered features and silt and peat deposits indicating Hooding in the past. (S2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S1> (No record type): King M (MADDC/EDARG) per SAU (Pendleton C & Plouviez J), finds report, December 1995.

Finds (6)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Mar 5 2015 2:28PM

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