Poorly Located Find Spot record LKH 444 - Lakenheath General, (Mesolithic Items in The Horniman Museum)

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One tranchet axe and microliths. Formerly recorded as LKH MISC


Grid reference TL 7 8 (point)
Map sheet TL78SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

One tranchet axe (7.226 ex Lawrence) and 7 microliths from `Lakenheath' listed as in the Horniman Museum (S1-S4).

Also a tranchet axe from "Skelton Grove" (Drove? Near Kenny Hill?), (S4).

Note Wangford and Lakenheath finds aften confused - also see Wangford.

Formerly recorded as LKH MISC

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> Bibliographic reference: Wymer, J.J. & Bonsall, C.J.. 1977. Gazetteer of Mesolithic sites in England and Wales, CBA Research Report 20. 260.
  • <S2> Personal Correspondence: Wymer J J,. Unknown Source. Wymer J J.
  • <S3> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11503, 1159292.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Billington, L, P.. 2016. Lithic Scatters and Landscape Occupation in the Late Upper Palaeolithic and Mesolithic: A Case Study from Eastern England.. M 1062.

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  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 24 2020 7:35AM

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