Monument record MNL 203 - Dereks Field, Holywell Row, Mildenhall, (Palaeolithic)

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Large distinctly patinated (dark brown) flints.


Grid reference Centred TL 7105 7771 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TL77NW
Civil Parish Beck Row, Holywell Row and Kenny Hill, Forest Heath, Suffolk


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

1980? Large distinctly patinated (dark brown) flints. Six long flakes, some with edge trimming/use fractures; one core rejuvenation flake, two small backed blades and one slightly larger; one short broad, one thick crude and two other flakes plus one broken. Found on plo ughsoil surface by John King (S1). Similar to material from King site, MNL 005 and Holywell Dolvers, MNL 334.

See also Bronze Age recod.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Mildenhall Musem. 1980. MIHLM, 80.32, 1980.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. P 211.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 271, 823.

Finds (4)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Nov 12 2020 3:35PM

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