Monument record FSG 031 - Fornham Park, Forham St Genevieve, (Post Medieval).

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Summary

Iron Age ditch and pit and a post medieval pit, and 5 undated ditches, Fornham Park, Forham St Genevieve

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 84270 68608 (377m by 292m)
Map sheet TL86NW
Civil Parish FORNHAM ST GENEVIEVE, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

2016: Excavation revealed an Iron Age pit and ditch, as well as two post-medieval pits. Five undated ditches and 1 undated pit were also revealed. The alignments of the ditches appeared random and did not appear to suggest a regularly aligned field-system. Iron Age pottery was recovered from the fill of the pit and ditch. A number of struck flint was recovered, including a single core and flakes. A single sherd of post-medieval pottery was recovered from the other pit, along with post medieval roof tile, a single piece of clay tobacco pipe (S1).

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Hickling, S.. 2016. Archaeological Evaluation, Fornham Park, Fornham St Genevieve, Suffolk.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Nov 19 2019 2:14PM

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