Monument record NAC 040 - Four small pits with charcoal rich fill and a scatter of burnt flints, of unknown date.

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Summary

July 1991: Four small scoops/pits with charcoal rich fill and numerous heavily burnt flints, surviving size in subsoil circa 30cm diameter by 20- 30cm deep.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2196 4106 (50m by 50m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM24SW
Civil Parish NACTON, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

July 1991: Four small scoops/pits with charcoal rich fill and numerous heavily burnt flints, surviving size in subsoil circa 30cm diameter by 20- 30cm deep. Excavated during watching brief of water pipeline route over 80m length, following mechanical topsoil stripping. No dateable finds, date and function uncertain (S1).
Compare with NAC 039 & IPS 244. Circa 150m N of ring ditches, NAC 038.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Newman J, site report, NAC 040, July 1991.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <M2> (No record type): Excavation archive:.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 20 2013 1:35PM

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