Monument record KDG 019 - Risbridge Home/Hospital (Rom)

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Summary

1993 & 1997: assessment & excavation located series of Roman ditches and finds. Excavation in 1997.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 7020 4691 (58m by 52m)
Map sheet TL74NW
Civil Parish KEDINGTON, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

September/October 1993: site assessment in advance of proposed development in form of 15 trenches. Rom finds listed as: Colchester derivative type brooch, probably C1, form disturbed PMed layer in Area A, Trench 2. Also LIA/early rom pottery in two ditches - see IA. Excavation in 1997 - 10 Roman ditches found. Also 8 modern features. See (S2) for details of excavation.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> (No record type): SAU, Caruth J, Archaeological Evaluation Report, October 1993, ill.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S2> Excavation archive: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Excavation Report. SAU, Boulter, S, Report 98/9, April 1999..

Finds (6)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Oct 19 2007 4:47PM

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