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Short Description:
Deposit
Issued to
Ben Bazeley | 10/07/2013
605

Interpretation

    • Uneven chalk layer either side of circular feature (geophysics) (5003) [5006] - Kerrie Hoffman
      • Kezia Evans
    • 10-7-2013
    • Mid yellow brown clay silt with frequent chalk flecks, forming the internal surface of the circular structure. Finds included a small quantity of slag, white porcelain, and modern glass and corroded nails.
      • Kezia Evans
    • 5-12-2014

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Description

  • Compact
  • Mid yellow-brown
  • Clayey silt
  • Frequent small sub-rounded chalk pebbles, occasional sub-rounded stone pebbles
  • width: 3.00 length: 0.60+ depth: 0.09+
  • Greater clay percentage towards the bottom of the layer (90%)
  • Mattock, dry sieving. Hot & dry

Finds

FindtypeQuantity (No. fragments)Weight (g)Notes
Animal Bone
Metal
Ceramic Building Material

Feature

  • Feature: LA_501
    • Remains of post medieval agricultural building and yard

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