Poorly Located Find Spot record MNL 1007 - Wilde Street, Mildenhall, (Palaeolithic)

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Summary

Surface find of a slightly rolled pointed hand-axe. Formerly recorded as MNL MISC

Location

Grid reference TL 70 78 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet TL77NW
Civil Parish MILDENHALL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Pre 1985: Surface find of a slightly rolled pointed hand-axe. (S1).

Wymer claims findspot "very suspect as Wilde Street is mainly fen or fen edge". This is not the case, especially in view of the findspot being given within 1 mile of Grove House, which is above the 5m contour.

Formerly recorded as MNL MISC

Location is approximate.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Museum Record Card: Mildenhall Musem. 17. 79.54, 1979. MIHLM, 79.54, 1979.
  • <S2> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J.. 1985. Palaeolithic Sites of East Anglia. 84.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Wymer, J.J.. 1999. The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPs) The Lower Palaeolithic Occupation of Britain (TERPS). 22892.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Aug 4 2020 2:21PM

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