Monument record TYY 021 - September 1995: Med pottery, ditches etc, found in assessment of circa 6 ha area of proposed container storage depot. (Med)

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Summary

September 1995: Med pottery, ditches etc, found in assessment of circa 6 ha area of proposed container storage depot.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2750 3468 (66m by 64m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM23SE
Civil Parish TRIMLEY ST MARY, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (6)

Full Description

September 1995: Med pottery, ditches etc, found in assessment of circa 6 ha area of proposed container storage depot. Details in (S1)(S2). September 1996: Excavation following the assessment above identified `a significant medieval site with activity dating between the C12 and C14. The principal feature of the site was a gravel surface/hard standing dating to the late C13 and resurfaced in the first quarter of the C14. No evidence was recorded for associated buildings or structures although a path appeared to lead away to the NW' - details in (S2). Finds also include 2 Rom sherds, 1 ESax handmade sherd and 1 LSax Thetford ware sherd.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <M1> (No record type): Assessment & Excavation archive: (S1).
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Boulter, S.. 1995. Eval report. Land at Rear of Parker Avenue, Trimley St Mary.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: SB. 1996. Exc report. Parker Avenue, Trimley St Mary.

Finds (6)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jul 10 2012 4:48PM

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