Monument record COR 024 - Lowestoft Water Treatment Works; Stirrups Lane (Preh)

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Summary

Evaluation located number of prehistoric pits and undated ditches.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 53512 97820 (416m by 470m)
Map sheet TM59NW
Civil Parish CORTON, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Evaluation by desk-base assessment (Posford Duvivier, including historical research by A. Breen, not seen) and trenching (SAU) located number of prehistoric pits and undated ditches (S1). Later monitoring located pit and ditches. Assemblage from one pit and unstratified, probably IA. Also Med and PMed presence though standard of archaeology very low (S2) (S3).
Partially overlaps site COR 009 (multiperiod scatter).
Also a few Med and Pmed finds/features.
Also Sax record.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1)(S2).
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Everett, L. and Anderson, S. and Willett, A.. 2000. Archaeological Evaluation: Stirrups Lane, Corton.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Topham-Smith C. 2000. Watching Brief.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Haine, C.. 1998. Archaeological Desk Based Assessment, Lowestoft Waste Water Treatment Centre, COR 024.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

Oct 25 2022 3:16PM

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