Monument record WSF 028 - Dunhill Site, Bobby Hill Farm. (IA)

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Summary

Dunhill site, on the boundary with Thelnetham, covers three fields on all of which IA, Hallstatt pottery was found

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0048 7481 (453m by 399m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM07SW
Civil Parish WATTISFIELD, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Dunhill site, on the boundary with Thelnetham, covers three fields on all of which IA, Hallstatt pottery was found by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s). During field drainage, black earth, pottery and hearths were located, seen and identified by Basil Brown. One sherd of La Tene pottery was also recovered and the pottery was donated to IPSMG by (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) and Basil Brown. Basil Brown comments that an ancient track leads eastwards from this site to Calke Wood, Rickinghall Inferior. IPSMG card records black flint flaked knife with the pottery (S1,S2,S3,S4).
Rom sherds also found on these fields.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XL, 5; XCIII, 16; XCVI, 5,12, map 23a.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volumes, map.
  • <S2> Museum Record Card: Ipswich Museum. IPSMG card. IPSMG cards, 1936-31,32.
  • <S3> (No record type): Archaeol J, 95, 1939, 98.
  • <S4> (No record type): SAU, Plouviez J, SMR card.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Feb 12 2009 9:36AM

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