Monument record WNG 002 - Oat Hill, Wangford, (Mesolithic)

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Oat Hill Mesolithic site.


Grid reference Centred TL 7432 8355 (130m by 89m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL78SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

c. 1910: Oat Hill. Findspot of many micoliths (S1, S2). One blade/flake and one burin listed by Wymer (S3).

Location centred after map by F N Haward (S1-S4).

See also Palaeolithic record.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW11.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Jacobi, R.. 1984. The Mesolithic of North East Anglia & Contemporary Territories. 47-53.
  • <S3> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J. & Bonsall, C.J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic sites in England and Wales, CBA Research Report 20. 265-266.
  • <S4> Cartographic materials: Haward, F. N.. 1914. Map of Wangford Mesolithic Sites?. BSEMH, map by F N Haward.
  • <S5> Bibliographic reference: Clark J G D. 1932. The Mesolithic Age in Britain.
  • <S6> Bibliographic reference: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1190.
  • <S7> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11564.
  • <S8> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Mar 2 2021 3:36PM

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