Site Event/Activity record ESF23534 - Monitoring - Grove Cottage, Mellis Road, Yaxley

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Location YAX 020 Grove Cottage, Mellis road, Yaxley
Grid reference Centred TM 1200 7431 (11m by 12m)
Map sheet TM17SW



Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service


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An archaeological monitoring was carried out over a period of two days on land at Grove Cottage, Mellis Road, Yaxley prior to the construction of a double garage. Foundation trenches were excavated with a mechanical excavator. The exposed surfaces were then cleaned by hand to better reveal identified features (S1). Project status: Complete Yes, Validated Yes Previous/Future Work: Previous No, Future Yes Associated Identifiers: HER event no. YAX 020 Planning Application No. 1379/05 NMR No. 1601350 Project Type: Recording project Investigation Type: ''Watching Brief'' Reason for Investigation: Planning condition Site status: None Current Land use: Other 10 - Orchard PROJECT LOCATION Area 34 Square metres Grid Reference: TM11977432 Point PROJECT CREATOR(S) Brief originator: Local Authority Archaeologist and/or Planning Authority/advisory body Design originator: Edward Martin Director/Manager: David Gill Supervisor: Duncan Stirk DIGITAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: 'Stratigraphic' Media: 'Images raster / digital photography', 'Text' PAPER ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: 'Stratigraphic' Media: 'Context sheet', 'Plan', 'Report', 'Section' PHYSICAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County SMR Contents: 'Ceramics', 'Worked stone/lithics' BIBLIOGRAPHY Publication Type: Grey literature (unpublished document/manuscript) Title: Grove Cottage, Mellis Road, Yaxley - YAX 020 Archaeological Monitoring Report Author(s)/Editor(s): Stirk, D. Other Bibliographic Details: SCCAS Report 2010/192 Date: 2010 Issuer/Publisher: SCCAS Place of Issue or Publication: Bury St Edmunds

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Stirk, D.. 2010. Archaeological Monitoring Report: Grove Cottage, Mellis Road, Yaxley.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Medieval and Post Medieval features ditches and pits identified during monitoring of foundation trench (Monument)

Record last edited

Feb 17 2016 3:14PM

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