Monument record FEX 081 - Grange Farm, Walton (BA)

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Summary

August/September 1992: Assessment trenches on proposed building site located series of Un, BA and IA(?) and ESax features and artefacts. Excavation followed.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2864 3549 (50m by 50m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM23NE
Civil Parish FELIXSTOWE, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

August/September 1992: evaluation trenches on proposed building site located series of Un, BA and IA(?) and ESax features and artefacts. BA finds consisted primarily of pottery, part of a truncated pyramidal form loomweight, and other loomweight or fired clay fragments, burnt flints and a few worked flints.
December 1992: Full excavation of features exposed in footing trenches over site followed, revealing a further series of features and artefacts of BA and IA(?) date.
Prehistoric features are listed as 3 LBA/IA ditches (plus one ESax and 3 Un); 1 IA(?) metalled area; 1 IA(?) slot (plus one undated); 1 IA(?) post hole (plus 2 undated) and 2 LBA/IA(?) and one IA(?) pits (plus 1 ESax and 3 Un). Details in (S1).
Also see IA & Sax.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Newman J & Boulter S, excavation archives and report, 1992 & 1993.
  • <M1> (No record type): Excavation archive:.
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: excavation report.

Finds (4)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 9 2012 4:28PM

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