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HER Number:MDV62753
Name:Pomeroy Wood, Prehistoric Pottery

Summary

A total of 69 sherds of prehistoric pottery was recovered from the Pomeroy Wood site. The sherds were mostly of Bronze Age date with a few Iron Age samples.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 131 993
Map Sheet:SY19NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishGittisham
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishGITTISHAM

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SY19NW/202/4

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • FINDSPOT (Early Bronze Age to Late Iron Age - 2200 BC to 42 AD (Between))

Full description

Fitzpatrick, A. P. + Butterworth, C. A. + Grove, J., 1999, Prehistoric & Roman Sites in East Devon: The A30 Honiton-Exeter Improvement, 286 (Report - Excavation). SDV100627.

A total of 69 sherds of prehistoric pottery was recovered from the Pomeroy Wood site during excavation in advance of construction of the new A30. The sherds were mostly of Bronze Age date with a few Iron Age samples. The sherds were too small and abraded to ascertain the vessels or their uses.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV100627Report - Excavation: Fitzpatrick, A. P. + Butterworth, C. A. + Grove, J.. 1999. Prehistoric & Roman Sites in East Devon: The A30 Honiton-Exeter Improvement. Wessex Archaeology Report. 16. A4 Bound. 286.

Associated Monuments

MDV62749Related to: Pomeroy Wood Fort, Gittisham (Monument)
MDV62752Related to: Pomeroy Wood, Flint Scatter (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV2551 - POT (LANEBA to Unknown - 2200 BC)

Associated Events

  • EDV3971 - Unnamed Event

Date Last Edited:Mar 22 2012 12:00AM