The Sutton Hoo Ship-Burial: A Chronological Bibliography

  title={The Sutton Hoo Ship-Burial: A Chronological Bibliography},
  author={Francis Peabody Magoun},
  pages={116 - 124}
  • F. Magoun
  • Published 1 January 1954
  • History
  • Speculum
property of Major M. C. Barton, Bromeswell (Suffolk) near Woodbridge, overlooks the river Deben (pron. di vn, di bbn) and is about two miles SSW of Rendlesham, once the seat of the Anglo-Saxon kings of East Anglia. The ship with its treasure was buried in a barrow about 100 ft above water-level and some 800 yards inland; it was excavated in June and July 1939. In a letter of 15 April 1952 Mr Guy Maynard, Curator emeritus of the Museum of Natural hIistory, Ethnology, and Archaeology, in the… 
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