Monument record BUT 090 - Sand Quarrying Pit, Ferry Farm, Butley
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|Grid reference||Centred TM 3876 4829 (10m by 17m)|
|Civil Parish||BUTLEY, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK|
Type and Period (2)
2016: Monitoring of ground clearance and levelling strip at Ferry Farm revealed evidence that the present house was located within a probable old sand extraction pit, with up to c3m of sand already removed from the original hillside slope at the northern end of the pit, down to c 0.8m of sand removed by the from wall of the building. The 1880s OS map illustrates Ferry Farm house and also records a sand pit just to the north of the house (S1).
- <S1> SSF58447 Unpublished document: Suffolk Archaeology CIC. 2016. Archaeological Monitoring Report, Ferry Farm, Butley.
- None recorded
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Record last edited
Mar 27 2018 5:04PM