Monument record IPS 870 - Post Medieval Features, Sacker's Yard, Ipswich, (IAS 7927).

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Evaluation trenching revealed a number of undated features, probably relating to late 19th century land use as an allotment. Formerly recorded under IPS 395.


Grid reference Centred TM 14816 45280 (77m by 55m)
Map sheet TM14NW


Type and Period (6)

Full Description

2000: Desk based assesssment showed location of windmill and tannery, (See IPS 674).

2000: Evaluationover three areas revealed a system of linear features, irregular pits and postholes in the northern part of the site. A series of narrow linear features are thought to be drainage gulles or planting slots relating to the late 19th/early 20th century allotments and orchard at this location (S1)

For Early Saxon feature see IPS 395.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Letch, A.. 2000. The Tannery, Sacker's Yard, Bramford Road, Ipswich, Suffolk. Archaeological Evaluation.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

Dec 21 2016 3:44PM

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