Monument record RLM 006 - How or Haugh Hill (Sax)

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Summary

Urn, drawing by Davy in British Museum.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 331 535 (101m by 100m) (Approximate)
Map sheet TM35SW
Civil Parish RENDLESHAM, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Urn, drawing by Davy in British Museum. Folk story of gold crowns (sometimes referred to as found at Mendlesham). Numerous potsherds found before 1837. How or Haugh Hill, named "Hoo Hill" on OS 1:10560 map.
Bruce Mitford considered Saxon urn in Davy M S & story of gold crowns should be located at Hoo Hill Piece - see RLM 016.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <R1> (No record type): Mitford R B, Saxon Rendlesham, PSIA, 24, 247.
  • <S1> (No record type): OS, map 1:10560, undated.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volumes.
  • <R2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM35SW5,.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XIII, 1, 5-8; LXXVII, 7.
  • <R3> (No record type): Davy D E, manuscript, BL manuscript dept, additions to the manuscript.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Mar 20 2009 2:18PM

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