Ipswich UAD child record record IPS 1546 - Ditch G5001

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Prehistoric Ditch


Grid reference Centred TM 1598 4485 (7m by 13m)
Map sheet TM14SE


Type and Period (2)

Full Description

0605 is a north to south aligned ditch with a maximum width of 1m, narrowing to 0.4m. It has a rounded ā€˜vā€™ shaped profile, and variable depth, from 0.1m at its north end, up to 0.4m. The northern end may have been truncated. Five sections excavated are filled by a generally pale yellowish grey brown sand containing 14 sherds of prehistoric pottery, six of which are identified as Bronze Age, and 12 worked flints. Two later sherds, of medieval and Late Saxon date respectively, are probably intrusive, (S1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: Everett, L & Gardner, R. 2011. Archaeological Assessment Report, NCP Car Park, St George's St, Ipswich, IPS 502 and IAS 7017.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jun 26 2017 2:27PM

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