Monument record HGW 009 - Thetford aqueduct pipeline: OS field 6600

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Summary

March 1991: Fieldwalking assessment of proposed Cambridge Water Company water pipeline route located scatter of worked flint over circa 100m length.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7077 6867 (50m by 50m)
Map sheet TL76NW
Civil Parish HERRINGSWELL, FOREST HEATH, SUFFOLK

Map

Type and Period (2)

Full Description

March 1991: Fieldwalking assessment of proposed Cambridge Water Company water pipeline route located scatter of worked flint over circa 100m length. Finds listed as 13 worked flints, including 2 cores & 11 flakes (some re- utilized). Some items were slightly patinated, unpatinated flints described as of poor quality (S1).
February 1992: Following topsoil strip, oval feature containing Late Beaker pottery, identified and excavated. Details to follow (S2).

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Pendleton C, fieldwalking archive, 1991, map.
  • <M1> (No record type): Fieldwalking archive: (S1).
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, Tester A, excavation archive, 1992, plan, section, map.
  • <M2> (No record type): Excavation archive: (S2).
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Caruth, J.. 1995. Archaeological Report, Euston to Cambridge Water Mains Pipeline.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 18 2011 5:00PM

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