Monument record LMD 131 - Land adjacent to Bramertons, Long Melford (IA)

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LIA to mid second century finds and features recorded monitoring footing trenches.


Grid reference Centred TL 86360 45328 (25m by 32m)
Map sheet TL84NE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

Monitoring carried out during the excavation of footings for a house and garage, produced evidence of occupation on the site from the LIA to mid 2nd century AD. Features included ditches, pits, clay spreads and a clay packed post hole. The artefactual remains, included pottery and animal bone, suggested to be domestic waste, and smithing debris. No evidence of settlement fro the later Roman period was found, but a single pit is dated to the PMed period (S1).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Atfield, R.. 2008. Monitoring Report Generic. SCCAS, Tester A, No 01/116, 2002.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Jun 15 2011 4:18PM

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