Monument record MNL 779 - Post medieval ditches, wall and quarry pit at Former Smoke House Inn

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Post medieval ditches, wall and quarry pit identified during an archaeological excavation at the Former Smoke House Inn site.


Grid reference Centred TL 6888 7791 (227m by 210m)
Map sheet TL67NE


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

2011: Archaeological excavation revealed a series of medieval and post medieval features. The majority of the ditches identified follow alignments that are broadly parallel to the 1st and 2nd edition Ordnance Survey maps. A possible quarry pit was identified in the northern corner of the site. Part of a wall dated c.17th-18th centuries was also identified and six animal burials attest to the raising of livestock, including cattle and pits, in the immediate vicinity (S1).
Archived under the code MNL 638.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Mutstchin, A. & Thompson, P.. 2014. Former Smoke House Inn, Beck Row, Mildenhall, Suffolk: Research Archive Report, Volume I & II.

Finds (6)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Oct 19 2016 1:32PM

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