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

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


Grid reference Centred TL 915 408 (45m by 37m)
Map sheet TL94SW


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 Unpublished document: Pooley, L.. 2017.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.

Finds (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Record last edited

Aug 17 2017 3:43PM

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