Find Spot record BTM 004 - Chalk Hill Round Barrow, Barton Mills, (Mesolithic).

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Microlith found with burial (S1). - Scheduled Monument


Grid reference Centred TL 7087 7215 (19m by 18m)
Map sheet TL77SW


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Microlith found with burial (S1). Marked on 1st edition OS map, circa 1836 (S3).

Also two tranchet axes from this approximate area, (S6)

See also Bronze Age Record.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J. & Bonsall, C.J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic sites in England and Wales, CBA Research Report 20. 253.
  • <S2> Scheduling record: Department of the Environment. Chalk Hill Round Barrow, Barton Mills. SAM file:.
  • <S3> Map: OS. OS Map. c.1836.
  • <S4> Photograph: Air Photographs. NAU, TL 708 721 / JEF 9-10, 24 July 1992.
  • <S5> Bibliographic reference: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 882.
  • <S6> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11255, 11316, 11312, 11547.
  • <S7> Bibliographic reference: Clark J G D. 1932. The Mesolithic Age in Britain. Clark J G D, The Mesolithic Age in Britain, 1932, 108 fig C.
  • <S8> Article in serial: Cawdor and Fox. 1925. THE BEACON HILL BARROW, BARTON MILLS, THE BEACON HILL BARROW, BARTON MILLS, SUFFOLK. Cawdor and Fox, PCAS, 26, 1925, 19-65.

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Jul 17 2020 4:30PM

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