Monument record IXT 008 - Opposite All Saints Church, Ixworth Thorpe, (Mesolithic)
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|Grid reference||Centred TL 9183 7248 (100m by 100m) (Centred on)|
|Civil Parish||IXWORTH THORPE, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (1)
1959: Flint tranchet axe found in road widening at a depth of 4 feet opposite All Saints Church. Basil Brown's sketch map on index card gives exact find spot and there are two sketches of the axe. He was given the axe which he then gave to Moyes Hall Museum (S1).
This find may be the same as IXT 045
- <S1> SSF50035 Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XII, 107, 108 ; LX, 9, 10; card index 201.
- <S1> SSF50035 Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive : volumes, card index.
- <S2> SSF59354 Unpublished document: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1037, M1038.
- <S3> SSF59353 Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11270.
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Record last edited
Mar 11 2020 10:41AM