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Looped Bronze Age palstave found in 1959.


Grid reference TL 8842 1637 (point) (FCE)
Map sheet TL81NE


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Looped bronze age palstave found in 1959. Reported in 1961. <1> <3> <5> Find is in Colchester Museum. <2> Find is a Middle Bronze Age, `transitional' type, and was ploughed up near Windmill Hill in 1959. <4>

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> MENTION: unknown. unknown. SMR.
  • <2> Artifact: Colchester Museum. unknown. ARTEFACT Col Mus. Acc No 85.1961.
  • <3> RECORD SHEET/FORM: Ordnance Survey. unknown. OS cards. TL81NE40, 1976.
  • <4> DESC TEXT: Davies, GMR. 1976. A Palstave from Tolleshunt D'Arcy. No 19, p20.
  • <5> Map: unknown. unknown. MAP Col Mus.

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Nov 3 2015 11:41AM

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