Monument record ERL 009 - Caudle Head; Lakenheath Airfield

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Summary

Pottery, AD C2 and C3.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7299 8091 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TL78SW
Civil Parish ERISWELL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pottery, AD C2 and C3.
Coin, Crispus Caesar, AD 317-326 (S1)(S4)(R1). ? Same as "Roman coin & pottery found AD 1933"(S4)(R2). Information from H Tyrell Green, recorded by Grace Briscoe (S5)(R1).
"Roman site at Caudle Water or Caudle Head." Trumpet brooch found by Mr Willaims, Hinderclay sent to Ivan Moore in Cambridge 21/8/193? for vetting (S2).
"Many Roman objects, including coins, are found here. The probable centre is at Caudle Water (Caudle Head) on the Elveden estate. Many Romano-British objects have been found in the vicinity" (S3).
Part of large settlement scatter - see also LKH 030, 031, 032 - with burials ERL 023, 024.
See also ERL 15.

Sources/Archives (8)

  • <R1> (No record type): MIHLM, record map.
  • <S1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW25.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Basil Brown archive: volumes.
  • <R2> (No record type): OS, 6 inch map, 1958.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XCVIII, 13.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Basil Brown. Basil Brown Archive. Brown B, XXXVIII, 33.
  • <S4> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TL78SW27.
  • <S5> (No record type): Phillips C W, The Fenland in Rom Times, London, 1970, 243.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

May 15 1990 12:00AM

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