Site Event/Activity record ESF20996 - Chilton Development Main Reinforcement Pipeline Scheme

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Location Chilton Development Main Reinforcement Pipeline Scheme
Grid reference Centred TL 8950 4206 (999m by 1874m)
Map sheet TL84SE



Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service


Not recorded.



Fieldwalking, aerial photographic survey and localised excavation in advance of work along a new water main pipeline between 15th January and 11th May 2007. Fieldwalking identified a concentration of Roman finds to the north of Chilton Hall, which was investigated within a 10m wide strip along the route of the pipeline and identified a pit and a ditch that appear to date to the earlier Roman period. Project status: Complete Yes, Validated Yes Previous/Future Work: Previous No, Future Not known Associated Identifiers: HER event no. CHI 014 NMR No. 1543647 Project Type: Recording project Investigation Type: Aerial Photography - interpretation, Part Excavation, Systematic Field Walking, Watching Brief Reason for Investigation: Water Act 1989 and subsequent code of practice Site status: Local Authority Designated Archaeological Area Current Land use: Cultivated Land 2 - Operations to a depth less than 0.25m Monument Type(s)/Period(s): PIT Roman, DITCH Roman Artefact Type(s)/Period(s): POTTERY Roman, POTTERY Roman PROJECT LOCATION Area 2.40 Kilometres Grid References: TL89674178 Line, TL89404121 Line, TL88774284 Line, TL89344283 Line PROJECT CREATOR(S) Brief originator: Local Authority Archaeologist and/or Planning Authority/advisory body Design originator: Jess Tipper Director/Manager: John Newman Supervisor: Robert Atfield DIGITAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: Ceramics, Environmental Media: Images raster / digital photography PAPER ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: Ceramics, Environmental Media: Context sheet, Map, Photograph, Report PHYSICAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: Ceramics, Environmental BIBLIOGRAPHY Publication Type: Grey literature (unpublished document/manuscript) Title: Chilton Development Main Reinforcement Pipeline Scheme, Chilton CHT 019 Author(s)/Editor(s): Cass, S. Other Bibliographic Details: 2009/186 Date: 2011 Issuer/Publisher: SCCAS Place of Issue or Publication: Ipswich Description: A report in house style, bound and covered A4 size, documenting the fieldwalking, aerial phography assessment and field excavation carried out as a part of this project.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: Cass, S.. 2011. Archaeological Project Report, Chilton Development Main Reinforcment Pipeline Scheme, CHT 019.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Chilton Development Main Reinforcement Pipeline Scheme (Monument)

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Aug 15 2011 4:21PM

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