Find Spot record IPS 942 - Levington Road, Ipswich, (Palaeolithic)

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Summary

Pointed Handaxe. Formerly recorded under IPS Misc.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 181 434 (44m by 322m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM14SE
Civil Parish IPSWICH, IPSWICH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1900: Slightly rolled, pointed handaxe. Found in sewer trench. Was the first palaeolith to be found on the plateau level in Ipswich, (S1).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. Pg 226.
  • <S2> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22756.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jan 16 2020 9:51AM

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