Monument record FEX 092 - The Park (Rom)

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Summary

Pre 1900 - many finds found digging coprolite in field known as The Park near Felixstowe Church, ? settlement and cemetery area "Flue tiles, amphorae, glass phial, bronze tweezers, speculum, fibulae, gold and silver rings - some set with stones, gold chain, bronze armilla .

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 3164 3568 (50m by 50m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM33NW
Civil Parish FELIXSTOWE, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Pre 1885 - many finds found digging coprolite in field known as The Park near Felixstowe Church, ? settlement and cemetery area "Flue tiles, amphorae, glass phial, bronze tweezers, speculum, fibulae, gold and silver rings - some set with stones, gold chain, bronze armilla ... numerous coins (from AD 253-AD 408) ... many sepulchral urns .. some containing bones and ashes ... pseudo- Samian bowl (? in London Museum)" (S1)(S2)(S3)(R1).
Also BA & Sax.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: 1911. VCH Suffolk 1. 306.
  • <R1> (No record type): Fox G E, `Roman Suffolk' Archaeological Journal, 22, 1900, 117-118, 145- 146.
  • <S2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM33NW6.
  • <S3> (No record type): Proc Soc Antiq, Ser 2, 11, 12 & 14.

Finds (13)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 18 2007 10:01AM

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