Monument record FXL 060 - Irrigation Reservoir, Felixstowe Road, Foxhall

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Evaluation identified ditches associated with a known cropmark complex and a series of pits - finds were sparse, dating from the Late Neolithic to the Iron Age (plus some Med).


Grid reference Centred TM 2289 4191 (164m by 206m)
Map sheet TM24SW


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

2011: an archaeological evaluation (SCCAS) was carried on land off Felixstowe Road, Foxhall in advance of the construction of a new reservoir. Ditches associated with a known cropmark complex were identified as well as a series of pits. Finds were sparse, but where present in stratified contexts ranged from Late Neolothic/Early Bronze Age to Late Bronze Age/Early Iron Age in date. Also some Roman and Medieval finds (S1).
2012: full excavation followed (Allen Archaeology Ltd) - see FXL 061.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Everett, L. 2011. Archaeological Evaluation Report, Irrigation Reservoir, Felixstowe Road, Foxhall, FXL 060. SCCAS Rep 2011/148.

Finds (7)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

May 28 2019 12:55PM

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