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CHER Number:MCB16258
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Flint scatter and post medieval finds, Little Thetford

Summary

Flint scatter and post-medieval objects

Grid Reference:TL 525 771
Parish:Thetford, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire

Monument Type(s):

  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • FINDSPOT (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)

Associated Finds:

  • BLADE (4) (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • FLAKE (2) (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • LITHIC IMPLEMENT (Medium quantity) (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • SCRAPER (TOOL) (3) (Late Prehistoric - 4000 BC to 42 AD)
  • BUCKLE (1) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (1) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • WEIGHT (2) (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Full description

1. 14 pieces burnt flint. Worked flints included 1 small blade (patinated), 3 blades, 2 flakes (unpatinated), 3 scrapers (one large - patinated).
Also post-medieval finds: 2 lead weights, 1 rectangular bronze buckle, 1 shoe button. Other unidentified fragments

Sources and further reading

<1>Unpublished document: J Plouviez. 1998. Suffolk County Council Finds Recording Form: Find Scatter, Chippenham.