Monument record NEN 015 - Medieval ditch, Land opposite Saracens Head, Sudbury Road, Newton

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Summary

11th-12th century ditch and 3 modern pits at Land opposite Saracens Head, Sudbury Road.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 915 408 (45m by 37m)
Map sheet TL94SW
Civil Parish NEWTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

2016: Archaeologcial evaluation trenches were excavated and revealed a medieval ditch which contained 11th-12th century pottery. The ditch was aligned NE/SW and is probably the remains of an old field boundary ditch. In addition 3 modern pits were also revealed which contained late 18th/19th-20th century pottery, CBM, glass fragments (S1).

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Pooley, L.. 2017. Archaeological evaluation on land opposite Saracens Head, Sudbury Road, Newton.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Aug 17 2017 3:43PM

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