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Short Description:
Layer truncated by ridge and furrow in south east corner of courtyard area
Issued to
Malcolm Thomas | 13/08/2021
1220

Interpretation

    • This layer appears truncated by medieval ridge and furrow ploughing. As such, the top of a number of features were obscured by spread material from the ploughing. Repetitive cleaning helped to better define features that were cut into the natural alluvial/gravel below.
      • Ben Swain
    • 16-11-2021

Sketch Photo

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Stratigraphic Matrix

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Description

  • Moderately compacted
  • Mid reddish brown
  • silty clay
  • 15-25% inclusions of chalk and limestone flecks and small sub angular pieces
  • L - 9.00+ W - 6.50+ T - unexcavated
  • Not Excavated
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Finds

FindtypeQuantity (No. fragments)Weight (g)Notes
Bone 15 5 Burnt. (Year 2021)
Flint 1 1 (Year 2021)
Pot 11 173 Includes 1 base. (Year 2021)

Feature

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Plan

  • Plan: ELM_11
    • Post ex plan of Trench 4, new area exposed in 2021. 1:50. ELM21 plan sheet no. 1 and 2
    • Freya Leaf
    • 22-8-2021

Objects

  • Find: ELM_157
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    • Flint
    • Flint

Record Details

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  • Malcolm Thomas 13-8-2021
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