Monument record LKH 006 - Grime Fen (Neo)

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Summary

Mottled, mainly dark reddish brown flint axe.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7119 8411 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TL78SW
Civil Parish LAKENHEATH, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Mottled, mainly dark reddish brown flint axe, 12.9cm x 7.2cm x 3.9cm with polished edge. Originally very large, rechipped. Found by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)(S1- S3)(R1) `in the garden at the back of his house (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) (S4). Also Rom.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <R1> (No record type): MIHLM, 6 inch record map, undated entry.
  • <M1> (No record type): G Briscoe archive: diary.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW44.
  • <S2> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Lakenheath Neo, 1962.
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: sketch (CP, 1989).
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeol in Suff, 1962, PSIA, 29, 1962, (2), 172.
  • <S4> (No record type): Briscoe G, 1962 Diary, for June 18 1962, sketch.
  • <S5> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Mar 3 2021 11:12AM

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