Monument record BSE 125 - North Court Nursing Home, Cotton Lane

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Summary

May/June 1995: Monitoring excavation of footing trenches for extension to Northgate Nursing Home revealed extensive evidence of quarrying with the pits having been backfilled with rubbish during the C16 or early C17.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8558 6469 (50m by 50m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL86SE
Civil Parish BURY ST EDMUNDS, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

May/June 1995: Monitoring excavation of footing trenches for extension to Northgate Nursing Home revealed extensive evidence of quarrying with the pits having been backfilled with rubbish during the C16 or early C17. Details in (S1)(S2).
Any earlier deposits would have been destroyed by the quarrying activity.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Tester A, Archaeological Monitoring Report for Northgate Nursing Home, June 1995.
  • <M1> (No record type): Site Archive:.
  • <S2> (No record type): SAU, Tester A, Monitoring Archive, photos etc..
  • <M2> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 22 1995 12:00AM

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