Monument record HUD 038 - Ditch and Pit containing Timber, Hundon CP School

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Large feature, probably ditch,with wood and charcoal fragments, and large timber in section. Contractor reported that hole seen by CP had wooden shuttering.


Grid reference Centred TL 7375 4878 (23m by 19m)
Map sheet TL74NW


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

26/08/1999: Only one length (on E side) of footing trench open - Large feature, probably ditch, 2.4m wide & dug to 1.5m depth (& still going down) with steep sides, fill dark brown to black with wood and charcoal fragments, homogenous, with large timber in section (part recoved with mortice slot), said by contractor to be running diagonally from top towards base.
31/08/1999: Visit to look in other trenches, but already concreted. Contractor reported that hole seen by CP was approx 2 - 2.5m deep and had wooden shuttering. Nothing seen in other trenches.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: Pendleton C. 1999. Watching Brief - Hundon CP School, Hundon.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Feb 2 2015 11:41AM

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