Monument record KDG 011 - Roman artefact scatter of pottery and building debris. (Rom)

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Summary

Scatter: pottery and building debris (suggesting villa).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 714 447 (128m by 127m)
Map sheet TL74SW
Civil Parish KEDINGTON, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish WIXOE, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Scatter: pottery and building debris. On Kedington/Wixoe parish boundary. Building debris: tile including box, tesserae, large (24mm cubed) and small (14mm cubed).
Pottery: samian, ? Colchester colour coated, Nene Valley, shell gritted. Found fieldwalking by Haverhill & Dist Arch Group (S1)(S2)(S3). Coin of Constantine, AD 307-318, and a pin or nail found metal detecting (S4).
1991: letter of November 1991 described how site deep ploughed each year. `Pot, tile & tesserae fragments now very small and weathered, - great change since we investigated site in early 80s' (S5).
See also BA.

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> (No record type): Journal Haverhill & Dist Archaeol Group, 4, 1986, (2), fig 24b.
  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Archaeology in Suffolk, 1982, PSIA, 35, 1983, (3), 230.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S5).
  • <S2> (No record type): Journal Haverhill & Dist Archaeol Group, 3, 1984, (3), fig 47.
  • <S3> (No record type): Journal Haverhill & Dist Archaeol Group, 3, 1983, (2), 78-79, fig 24.
  • <S4> (No record type): Allen A, HDAG, 1992.
  • <S5> (No record type): HDAG, Charge B B, letter to SAU, 11 November 1991.

Finds (8)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 7 2013 12:06PM

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