Monument record CLO 003 - Anglo Saxon pit in the field behind the church, containing over 100 pieces of Thetford ware, cow and pig bones. (Sax)

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Summary

Pit, 16 feet across, 2 feet 3ins deep, in field behind church, containing over 100 pieces of Thetford ware, including 1 waster, cow and pig bones.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2239 5272 (42m by 50m)
Map sheet TM25SW
Civil Parish CLOPTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Pit, 16 feet across, 2 feet 3ins deep, in field behind church, containing over 100 pieces of Thetford ware, including 1 waster, cow and pig bones. Found during drainage works (S1)(S2).
Thetford ware sherds found on surface in this vicinity and further concentrations at CLO 009, 010, 011 (S3).
See also Rom.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM25SW11.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: field report, map (1986).
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1971-172, 1971.
  • <S3> (No record type): Newman J, SAU, 1986.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jun 28 2013 10:58AM

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