Monument record KDG 019 - Risbridge Home; Hospital (IA)

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Summary

September/October 1993: Site assessment consisting of 15 trenches. Excavation 1997.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7020 4692 (51m by 50m)
Map sheet TL74NW
Civil Parish KEDINGTON, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

September/October 1993: Site assessment consisting of 15 trenches. Two ditches found in NW part of site in the grounds of Risbridge Home. One contained 55 sherds Belgic pottery and 4 sherds late IA pottery. Also 1 other Belgic sherd and C1 Rom brooch (see Rom). Majority of area to E & S disturbed by PMed gravel digging. Details in (S1)(S2).
See also Excavation Report SCCAS No 98/9 (S3). Excavation in 1997 revealed 1 pit of IA date and much Rom.
Also Rom.

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Caruth J, Excavation archive, October 1993.
  • <M1> (No record type): Excavation archive:.
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, Caruth J, Excavation archive, Archaeological Evaluation Report, October 1993, ill.
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. Parish file: (S2).
  • <S3> Excavation archive: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Excavation Report. SAU, Boulter S, SCCAS Report 98/9, April 1999.
  • <S4> Photograph: Air Photographs. NAU, AP, TL74/ JEG 4,6 & 7.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Feb 19 2008 12:02PM

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