Monument record TYY 026 - Concentration of burnt flints and extensive prehistoric, Roman and medieval occupation

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Summary

Concentration of burnt flints and extensive prehistoric, Roman and medieval occupation recorded during large scale excavation.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2837 3535 (260m by 308m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM23NE
Civil Parish TRIMLEY ST MARY, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (8)

Full Description

1998: Concentration of burnt flints, two worked flints, two flint-tempered pottery sherds found fieldwalking the area surrounding Blofield Hall (S2). For other burnt flint patches in area see TYY 028-031.

Summer 1999: LBA/IA (also Rom, Med & Pmed) occupation recorded during large scale excavation (c.25,000 sq m) in advance of dock development. Series of ditches (field boundaries) and at least two structures, one roundhouse (undated presumed IA) with four post 'extension' to the north east (S4).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. Various. SCCAS, Desktop Assessment Report 97/67.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S1)(S2)(S4).
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Abbot, C.. 1998. Archaeological Evaluation at Blofield Hall, Trimley St Mary.
  • <S3> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. Essex CC, AP, BW/99/28/4-7.
  • <S4> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. Various. SCCAS, Sommers M, Assessment Report 2000/46, 2000.

Finds (4)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jan 9 2018 11:31AM

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