Site Event/Activity record ESF21855 - 55, Church Street, Orford

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Location 55, Church Street
Grid reference Centred TM 4229 4985 (8m by 9m)
Map sheet TM44NW



Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service


Not recorded.



PROJECT DETAILS Archaeological monitoring of the excavation of footing trenches and the footprint of a new extension to the rear of 55, Church Street, Orford identified a series of intercutting pits dating from the medieval period. The finds assemblage recovered from the pits indicates activity on the site sometime in the 12th to the 14th century. Project status: Complete Yes, Validated Yes Previous/Future Work: Previous No, Future Not known Associated Identifiers: HER event no. ORF 128 Planning Application No. C/120906 NMR No. 1569660 Project Type: Recording project Investigation Type: ''''Watching Brief'''' Reason for Investigation: Direction from Local Planning Authority - PPG16 Site status: None Monument Type(s)/Period(s): PIT Medieval Artefact Type(s)/Period(s): CERAMIC Medieval PROJECT LOCATION Area 50.00 Square metres Grid Reference: TM42294985 Point PROJECT CREATOR(S) Brief originator: Local Authority Archaeologist and/or Planning Authority/advisory body Design originator: K. Wade Director/Manager: Rhodri Gardner Supervisor: Simon Picard DIGITAL ARCHIVE Recipient: AHDS ID: ORF 128 Contents: 'other' Media: 'Images raster / digital photography', 'Text' PAPER ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service ID: ORF 128 Contents: 'other' Media: 'Correspondence', 'Photograph', 'Unpublished Text' PHYSICAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service ID: ORF 128 Contents: 'Animal Bones', 'Ceramics' BIBLIOGRAPHY Publication Type: Grey literature (unpublished document/manuscript) Title: ORF 128 55, Church Street, Orford Author(s)/Editor(s): Picard, S. Other Bibliographic Details: 2012/141 Date: 2012 Issuer/Publisher: SCCAS Place of Issue or Publication: SCCAS

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: Picard S. 2012. Archaeological Monitoring Report, 55, Church Street, Orford.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • 55 Church Street, Orford (Monument)

Record last edited

May 13 2022 4:00PM

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