Monument record MNL 232 - Large Roman artefact scatter, including pottery, tile, animal bone and oyster shell. (Rom)

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Summary

Large Rom scatter, mainly pottery, but also tile, animal bone, oyster shell etc.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6843 7475 (246m by 100m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL67SE
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

Large Rom scatter, mainly pottery, but also tile, animal bone, oyster shell etc., and spindle whorl (now lost/destroyed in fire at Mildenhall Museum). Site discovered fieldwalking by C Pendleton, circa 1966.
Situated on (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s).
(see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s) have produced Rom pottery on N (MNL 091) and S (WGN 008) (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s).
1986: Fieldwalking by M J Hardy for Fenland survey. Results not yet available.
Metal detecting in Oct. 2000 - small bronze key (locking) found. Details in S2.
Also ESax metal detected finds from cemetery in SW of area (in (see 'Not to be published on web' tab for finder/s and/or findspot/s)) - see Sax.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Excavation archive: Pendleton C. 1990. Fenland Survey Archive. SAU (Pendleton C), 1987.
  • <S2> Digital archive: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service. Portable Antiquities Database. Ford, O., per Geake, H., SCCAS. sf656/5195. Oct 2000..

Finds (6)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

May 14 2020 10:21AM

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