Monument record NDM 008 - The Pightle (Med)

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Summary

May 1993: Trial trenching exposed a number of Med features including post holes, pits and a possible ditch.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 0888 5513 (42m by 101m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM05NE
Civil Parish NEEDHAM MARKET, MID SUFFOLK, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (6)

Full Description

May 1993: Trial trenching exposed a number of Med features including post holes, pits and a possible ditch. These were particularly dense at the W end of the site. Pottery, tile and animal bone were recovered from both the features and throughout the topsoil along with a surviving horizon of building debris in the trench section at the S end of the site. Excavation during late May & June recovered occasional sherds of Med pottery and one possible corn drying area. Details in (S2).
Also Rom, Sax & Med.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Gill D & Caruth J, excavation archive, June 1993.
  • <M1> (No record type): Excavation archive:.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: RC, DG AND EM. 1994. Exc report. 'The Pightle', Needham Market. SAU, Caruth J, excavation report 1994.

Finds (4)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

May 11 2020 12:45PM

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