Monument record WIX 001 - Water Hall Farm

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Summary

Building scatter: tile, mortar, flint and few fragments samian.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7094 4314 (59m by 59m)
Map sheet TL74SW
Civil Parish WIXOE, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Building scatter: tile, mortar, flint and few fragments samian. Small excavation (by who and when?) at grid reference revealed traces of flint and mortar foundations at depth of 18 inches. Cambridge University Museum card index lists sherds of Samian & coarseware, one labelled "Wixoe Villa" (S1).
Cropmark of ? villa (S2).
Ivory gaming piece (? date) and brooch fragment with millefiori enamel, found metal detecting at approximately (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s).
2005:Geophysical survey identified linear and discrete anomilies (S3)
Part of a larger complex - see WIX 003.

Sources/Archives (9)

  • <R1> (No record type): BSEMH, 1985.66A; 1985.85A.
  • <S1> (No record type): Cambridge University Museum, card index, Z24769.
  • <M1> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. AP: CUCAP BYZ 75.
  • <S2> Photograph: CUCAP. CUCAP aerial photograph. CUCAP, AP BYZ 75, 1976.
  • <R2> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL74SW19.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Bunn, D. and Masters, P.. 2005. Gradiometer survey of Land at Wixoe, Suffolk.
  • <R3> (No record type): J Roman Stud, 1977, 159.
  • <R4> (No record type): J Roman Stud, 43, 1953, 94(?).
  • <R5> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 27, 1955, 46.

Finds (6)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 28 2012 2:06PM

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