Monument record SLY 166 - HMS Ganges, Shotley

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Summary

Evaluation identified a low levels of Saxon, medieval and post-medival activity, primarily in the form of ditches and a probable early post-medieval house site.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 2474 3403 (279m by 231m)
Map sheet TM23SW
Civil Parish SHOTLEY, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Trenched evaluation of former plying fields at HMS Ganges, Shotley, revealed a low levels of Saxon, medieval and post-medival activity, primarily in the form of ditches. A probable early post-medieval house site was identified close on the main road frontage (S1).
Included in the Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History annual round up of individual finds and discoveries for 2018. (S2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Sommers, M. 2010. Archaeological Evaluation Report, HMS Ganges, Shotley Gate.
  • <S2> Article in serial: Minter, F., Rolfe, J. and Saunders, A.. 2019. Archaeology in Suffolk 2018, Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History.

Finds (5)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

Nov 4 2019 3:34PM

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