Monument record IXW 004 - Dover Farm (Sax)

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Summary

During 1948 excavations of Roman villa (IXW 004) there were 'signs of a late, probably early Saxon, occupation of the ruins' (R1)(S1).

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 9404 6995 (375m by 324m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL96NW
Civil Parish IXWORTH, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

During 1948 excavations of Roman villa (IXW 004) at circa (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) there were 'signs of a late, probably early Saxon, occupation of the ruins' (R1)(S1). Pottery, loom weights (burnt), ? chalk floors.
Also three 'hut' sites located SE of villa at (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) (all outside scheduled area)(S1)(S4).
1991: Unmaintained, cultivated, at risk.
2008-9: geophysical survey - see Rom.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive : volumes, card index, maps.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, III 36a 36b ; XCI 67 70 75 ; XCIII 44 48 51 53 54 58 64 ; card index 194 ; maps 52a 53.
  • <R1> Bibliographic reference: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology. PSIA, 25, 1950, (2), 213.
  • <M2> (No record type): Erskine R W, Ms notebook.
  • <S2> (No record type): Erskine R W, Ms notebook.
  • <M3> (No record type): SAM file:.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Department of the Environment. Scheduling information.
  • <S4> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL96NW13.

Finds (2)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 21 2009 9:57AM

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