Site Event/Activity record ESF19813 - Land to rear of The Homestead, The Street, Rickinghall Superior

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Location

Location RKS 030 Land to rear of The Homestead, The Street, Rickinghall Superior
Grid reference Centred TM 0467 7558 (141m by 143m)
Map sheet TM07NW
Civil Parish RICKINGHALL SUPERIOR, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

Technique(s)

Organisation

Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service

Date

Not recorded.

Map

Description

An archaeological monitoring of footing trenches for new residential development to the rear of The Homestead, Rickinghall Superior, located a group of post medieval pits close to the road frontage and a series of large pits set back from the road. The large pits were undated and thought to be for chalk extraction. Project status: Complete Yes, Validated Yes Previous/Future Work: Previous Yes, Future No Associated Identifiers: Sitecode RKS 011 NMR No. 1482721 Project Type: Field evaluation Development Type: Rural residential Methods and Techniques: Visual Inspection, Sample Trenches Position in the Planning Process: After full determination (eg. As a condition) Reason for Investigation: Direction from Local Planning Authority - PPG16 Site status: None Current Land use: Vacant Land 2 - Vacant land not previously developed Monument Type(s)/Period(s): WELL SHAFT Uncertain, AREA OF DISTURBANCE Uncertain, BURIED SOIL LAYER Uncertain, PITS Post Medieval , PITS Uncertain, DITCH Uncertain, REDEPOSITED CHALK Uncertain Artefact Type(s)/Period(s): BRICK Post Medieval , BUILDING DEBRIS Modern PROJECT LOCATION Area 750.00 Square metres Grid Reference: TM04707560 Point Height 40.00 - 41.00 metres PROJECT CREATOR(S) Brief originator: Local Authority Archaeologist and/or Planning Authority/advisory body Design originator: Jude Plouviez Director/Manager: David Gill DIGITAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: Ceramics Media: Images raster / digital photography, Images vector, Spreadsheets, Text PAPER ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: Ceramics Media: Context sheet, Map, Photograph, Plan, Report, Section, Unpublished Text PHYSICAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: Ceramics BIBLIOGRAPHY Publication Type: Grey literature (unpublished document/manuscript) Title: Land to the rear of The Homestead, The Street, Rickinghall Superior RKS 030 Author(s)/Editor(s): Gill, D. Other Bibliographic Details: SCCAS Report No. 2005/57 Date: 2005 Issuer/Publisher: Suffolk C.C. Archaeological Service Place of Issue or Publication: Bury St Edmunds Description: Standard SCCAS soft bound A4 report.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: Gill, D.. 2005. Mon report. RKS, Rear of the Homestead. Rickinghall Superior, Rickenhall.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Land to rear of The Homestead, The Street (Monument)

Record last edited

Apr 27 2011 1:40PM

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