Monument record IXW 056 - Site of Fordhams Garage, Ixworth

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Evaluation revealed base of PMed flint wall.


Grid reference Centred TL 93421 70651 (123m by 109m)
Map sheet TL97SW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

17 March 2003: Six evaluation trenches dug, three revealed no archaeological features or material. Trench 4 contained two small shallow pits or postholes, but no dating material was recovered. Trench 5 showed only heavy disturbance and truncation of the ground. Trench 6 revealed the base of PMed flint wall, 0.5m wide, running NE-SW, surrounded by a demolition layer. Three rough courses of flints survived to a height of approximately 0.60m with the wall base resting upon the natural chalk (S1).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service evaluation report. SCCAS, Craven J, No 2003/45, ill, April 2003.
  • <M1> Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeological Service. Parish file. (S1).

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 16 2003 2:47AM

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