Monument record CAC 017 - Carlton Park; Areas 1 & 2 (Preh)

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Excavations in 1999 revealed Prehistoric (and later) features and finds.


Grid reference Centred TM 507 906 (441m by 247m)
Map sheet TM59SW


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

Aug 1998: evaluation of site (for Med see SF18676) revealed spread of prehistoric features and finds along northern part of this field and field to E (the whole prehistoric area is depicted in HBSMR mapping - see CAC 018 for field to E); followed desk based assessment (S1)(S2)(S4).
Feb-Aug 1999: Excavations in two small separate areas (CAC 017) in 1999 (to west of area of identified prehistory; also see CAC 020 to E of area) revealed small amounts of Preh pottery and flintwork and 6 Preh features. Details in (S1). Also numerous undated pits and postholes and hearths, probably Prehistoric.
1998:Trial trenching located a stary sherd of Iron Age pottery (S5).
1998:A desk-based study for a large development area to the north and north-east of Carlton Colville church has identified parts of the site which are likely to contain archaeological deposits of prehistoric and medieval date (S6).

Sources/Archives (7)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. Various. SCCAS, Newman J, Report 98/63, August 1998.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1)(S2)(S3).
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service evaluation report. SCCAS, Newman J, Initial Summary (CAC 017), August 1998.
  • <S3> Excavation archive: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Excavation Report. Excavation Report No 2001/24.
  • <S4> Article in serial: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. PSIAH 39 (3), p.369-370.
  • <S5> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeologcial Service. 1998. Initial Archaeological Evaluation - Carlton Hall Farm, Land South Of Beccles Road, Carlton Colville.
  • <S6> Unpublished document: Newman, .J. 1998. Desk-Based Assessment - Carlton Hall Farm, Land south of Beccles Road, Carlton Colville.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

Oct 27 2022 11:22AM

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