Monument record GSE 130 - Prehistoric pit and WW2 anti-tank trench, Lowestoft Phoenix Enterprise Park, Hadenham Road

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Summary

One small prehistoric pit and a WW2 anti-tank trench revealed during trial trench evaluation.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 528 894 (32m by 46m)
Map sheet TM58NW
Civil Parish GISLEHAM, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (2)

Full Description

2017: The evaluation revealed two phases of activity. The first phase relates to a small prehistoric pit containing burnt flint and stones. The second phase relates to WW2 anti-tank trench which formed part of Lowestoft's defences (S1)(S2).

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Cunningham, L. and Brook, M.. 2017. Archaeological Evaluation, Lowestoft Phoenix Enterprise Park, Hadenham Road, Gisleham, Lowestoft.
  • <S2> Article in serial: Minter, F. and Saunders, A.. 2018. Archaeology in Suffolk 2017, Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History.

Finds (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Feb 19 2020 11:57AM

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