Monument record WHR 005 - Pointed and butted greenstone axe (S1).

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Summary

Pointed and butted greenstone axe (S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 163 397 (388m by 83m)
Map sheet TM13NE
Civil Parish WHERSTEAD, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pointed and butted greenstone axe (S1). Petrology - volcanic ash (S2). Found either beside a spring in the parish, or according to Maynard beside one of the two hydraulic rams.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 30, 1963, 171.
  • <S1> Index: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1935-61, 1935.
  • <S2> (No record type): Clough T H McK & Cummins W A, Stone Axe Studies, 2, CBA RR, 67, 1988, 180, number 58.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 4 2021 11:38AM

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