Monument record WIX 021 - Kirtling Green to Wixoe Pipeline, Fields 4 & 5, prehistoric (Preh)

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Excavation identified later prehistoric features including a flint quarry, a number of pits and ditches and two cremation pits (S1).


Grid reference Centred TL 7116 4435 (207m by 894m)
Map sheet TL74SW


Type and Period (3)

Full Description

Excavation identified a flint quarry pit, that contained 1561 worked flint were mostly debitage and waste flakes. A number of pits containing worked and also burnt flints were identified. A number of ditches have also been daated to theis period. Two cremation pits of probable Middle Bronze Age date were identified (S1).

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Atkins, R.. 2012. Kirtling Green to Wixoe Pipeline, Post-Excavation Assessment and Updated Project Design.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Mar 9 2013 3:16PM

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