Monument record MNL 603 - West Row

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Summary

Circa 1978: (re-?) excavation of site supposedly dug up circa 1918 (& claimed to be linked to search for hidden Mildenhall Treasure - see MNL 231 and S1) by John Gadd et al, confirmed presence of Post Medieval/Recent pit at this location.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6759 7652 (12m by 7m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL67NE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Circa 1978: (re-?) excavation of site supposedly dug up circa 1918 (& claimed to be linked to search for hidden re-deposited Mildenhall Treasure - see MNL 231 and S1) by John Gadd, Dr Colin Dring and a few members of the Mildenhall Archaeologoical & Natural History Society. Confirmed presence of Post Medieval/Recent pit at this location (though link to 1918 events probably unproven). Observed, and location plotted approximately from memory, by Colin Pendleton. Details (& site archive?) held by John Gadd?

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Article in serial: East Anglian Daily Times. R Taylor-Balls, letter, 24/1/1997.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 6 2011 12:28PM

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