Poorly Located Find Spot record LKH 451 - Lakenheath General, (Mesolithic Items in The Passmore Edwards Museum, Now Newham Heritage Services)

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15 microliths from `Lakenheath' listed as being in The Passmore Edwards Museum. Formerly recorded as LKH MISC


Grid reference TL 7 8 (point)
Map sheet TL78SW


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

15 microliths from `Lakenheath' listed as being in Passmore Edwards Museum (S1, S2). Note Wangford and Lakenheath finds often confused - also see Wangford.

Jacobi has identified 1 burin, 22 microliths (+12 more from Lakenheath?) & 1 core axe from `Lakenheath' from the Fox collection.

Also see Lakenheath Warren, (LKH 400).

Formerly recorded as LKH MISC

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <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> Unpublished document: Passmore Edwards Museum. 1984. Stone tools etc. from Suffolk, list, August 1984, 16. Passmore Edwards Museum, Stone tools etc. from Suffolk, list, August 1984, 16.
  • <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.
  • <S5> Digital archive: Jacobi, R.. 2014. Palaeolithic and Mesolithic Lithic Artefact (PaMELA) database. 11507.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jul 16 2020 2:45PM

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