Find Spot record BAT 003 - Hascot Hill Valley, Riverbank by bridge, Battisford, (Palaeolithic).

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Summary

A small Acheulean flint hand-axe found near the bridge in Hascot Hill Valley, Battisford (Hascot Hill shown at TM 064 538 on OS 1:10000 1972) circa 1954-1955.

Location

Grid reference TM 063 538 (point)
Map sheet TM05SE
Civil Parish BATTISFORD, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

1954-1955: A small Acheulean flint hand-axe found near the bridge in Hascot Hill Valley, Battisford (Hascot Hill shown at TM 064 538 on OS 1:10000 1972) circa 1954-1955. Length 4 inches, presented by Reginald G Woodard, Stone Cottages, Barking Tye (S1). Described also in (S1-S5)

For three Darmsden type worked flints from Hascot Hill Valley - see BAT 040 (Palaeolithic).

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card 1955-47, 1955.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG, card Pal Gen, 1955.
  • <S3> Article in serial: 1955. Archaeology in Suffolk, 1955.
  • <S4> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM05SE11, 1978.
  • <S5> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. p206.
  • <S6> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22727.

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Record last edited

Dec 4 2019 12:16PM

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