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Short Description:
Fill of ditch [3002]
Issued to
Kezia Evans | 13/07/2013
575

Interpretation

    • Infill of ditch possibly connecting to the one in Trench 1 (1006). one piece of bone found in infill - Penny Lock
      • Kezia Evans
    • 13-7-2013
    • Fill of ditch [3002] containing mid grey brown sandy clay, with occasional small fragments of chalk and sub-angular flint pebbles.
      • Kezia Evans
    • 5-12-2014

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Stratigraphic Matrix

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Description

  • Compact
  • Mid grey-brown
  • Sandy clay
  • Occasional flint and small chalk deposits
  • Width: 1.00 Length: 1.90+ Depth: 0.38
  • Some variable sizes of flint and red sand coming through at bottom.
  • Weather exceptionally hot and dry, excavated with mattock and trowels. Lots of damping down required as ground dries out very quickly.

Finds

FindtypeQuantity (No. fragments)Weight (g)Notes
Animal Bone

Feature

  • Feature: LA_301
    • Ditch feature

Plan

  • Plan: LA_10
    • Pre Ex plan of trench 3 drawn at 1:50
    • Rita Baker
    • 28-4-2015

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