Site Event/Activity record ESF23900 - Evaluation - Part Former Livestock Market, Risbygate Street, Bury St. Edmunds

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Location

Location Part of the Former Livestock Market, Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Grid reference Centred TL 8513 6439 (64m by 38m)
Map sheet TL86SE
Civil Parish BURY ST EDMUNDS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

Technique(s)

Organisation

Archaeological Solutions

Date

Not recorded.

Map

Description

An archaeological evaluation was carried out on the northern part of the former livestock market, Risbygate Street, prior to the residential development of the site. Four trial trenches were excavated, totalling 87.20m in length. The trenches varied in length between 14.50m and 29.50m. All the trenches were 1.5m in width. The overburden was removed by mechanical excavation and all further investigations were undertaken by hand (S1).

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Unger, S. and Adams, M.. 2008. Archaeological Evaluation, Former Livestock Market, Risbygate Street, Bury St Edmunds.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Medieval palisade fortifications and post medieval structural remains at Former Livestock Market (Monument)

Record last edited

May 22 2018 11:18AM

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