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Short Description:
Deposit - topsoil
Issued to
Brendon Wilkins | 05/07/2013
576

Interpretation

    • Thin lens of top soil, very compact, little organic matter - Kerry Ely
      • Kezia Evans
    • 5-7-2013
    • Mid brown silty clay comprising a thin layer of compact topsoil with little organic matter, extending across the whole feature. Finds included mixed modern debris, white porcelain, plastic, slate, slag and various modern nails and other material associated with adjacent kitchen garden. A small fragment of medieval glazed roof tile was also recovered from this context.
      • Kezia Evans
    • 5-12-2014

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Description

  • Hard
  • Mid brown
  • silty clay
  • Frequent fragmented chalk inclusions Finds included mixed modern debris, white porcelain, plastic, slate, slag and various modern nails and other material associated with adjacent kitchen garden. A small fragment of medieval glazed roof tile was also recovered from this context.
  • width: 1.90+ length: 12.00+ depth: 0.22
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  • hand dug. very dry. sunny

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