Monument record EYE 070 - Land North of Langton Lodge, Victoria Hill, Eye (Med)

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A trial trench evaluation was carried out in advance of residential development.


Grid reference Centred TM 14408 74722 (48m by 66m) (2 map features)
Map sheet TM17SW


Type and Period (5)

Full Description

A trial trench evaluation was carried out in advance of residential development. Three trial trenches (with a total evaluated area of c. 112m2). A major boundary feature, thought to indicate the line of the original medieval Green Edge (EYE 057), was recorded crossing the site and extending to the north where a series of ponds and the results of a previous evaluation meant that the boundary’s alignment could be conjectured for further 300m. Four other features were recorded, although these could not be accurately dated. A programme of monitoring was recommended. Possibly east boundary of moat - see 1880s OS map (S1).

Monitoring of the groundworks revealed possible pond features, but recovered no finds (S2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Gardiner, R.. 2004. Archaeological Evaluation Report - Land north of Langton Lodge, Victoria Hill, Eye.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: RDC. 2005. Mon report. Land North Of Langton Lodge, Victoria Hill., Eye.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Nov 14 2022 3:13PM

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