Monument record FRS 056 - Geophysical anomalies, Friston Hall Farm Agricultural Reservoir (SA) EVL

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Geophysical anomalies indicating field boundaries, a trackway and pits.


Grid reference Centred TM 4028 6029 (177m by 224m)
Map sheet TM46SW


Type and Period (7)

Full Description

September 2017: A variety of geophysical anomalies including those indicative of field boundaries, a trackway, archaeological pits, quarry pits, geoplogical variations and agricultural furrows (S1) (S2).

2018: An excavation identified an Iron Age pit, Roman field boundary ditches and a post-medieval or modern boundary ditch.
Included in the Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History annual round up of individual finds and discoveries for 2018. (S3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Schofield, T.. 2017. Geophysical Survey Report: Friston Hall, Proposed Agricultural Reservoir, Friston.
  • <S2> Article in serial: Minter, F. and Saunders, A.. 2018. Archaeology in Suffolk 2017, Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History.
  • <S3> Article in serial: Minter, F., Rolfe, J. and Saunders, A.. 2019. Archaeology in Suffolk 2018, Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Nov 4 2019 10:50AM

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