Monument record IPS 928 - Greenwich Farm, Ipswich.

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Excavation at Greenwich Farm by J Reid Moir in 1919. Formerly recorded under IPS Misc. Possibly duplicate of IPS 137


Grid reference Centred TM 17 42 (65m by 90m)
Map sheet TM14SE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1919: Excavation at Greenwich Farm by J Reid Moir in 1919. Finds probably `eolithic', not palaeolithic? Archive details in Ipswich Museum. Moir (1930) describes a fine flat-butted cordate hand-axe and an elegant end-scraper, found in a brick yard near Greenwich farm and adjoining the oil Depot (S1-S5).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • --- Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22754?.
  • <S1> Article in serial: Moir J R. 1930. Ancient Man in the Gipping—Orwell Valley, Suffolk.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. Pg. 224.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Cutler, Hannah. 2013. Understanding Late Middle Palaeolithic Neandertal Landscape-use during Short-Term Occupations in Britain.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Moir J R. Notebooks. IPSMG (Moir J R), notebooks.
  • <S5> Index: Carr J. 1989. Carr J (RCHME), Draft Excavation Index, 1989.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 15 2020 2:25PM

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