Monument record HVH 103 - Pond and medieval pottery at Boyton Hall Farm, Ann Suckling Road, Haverhill

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Summary

A large pond, possibly relating to medeival fish ponds relating to the former chapel was identified along with a chalk layer and medieval pottery.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 6738 4665 (24m by 20m)
Map sheet TL64NE
Civil Parish HAVERHILL, ST EDMUNDSBURY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (3)

Full Description

2016: Evaluation revealed a large pond which contained ceramic building material, glass, white earthenwares in the deposits. The 1st edition OS map shows several ponds in association with Chapel Farm which could potentially be medieval fish ponds relating to the former chapel. A crushed chalk layer was also identified which probably formed a yard surface for the farmyard, digging 4 test pits through the layer yielded 4 sherds of c13th-15th century pottery (S1).

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Haskins, A.. 2016. Archaeological Evaluation, Boyton Hall Farm, Ann Suckling Road, Haverhill, Suffolk.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 29 2017 10:47AM

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