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Short Description:
Wall of monastery
Issued to
Matthew Juddery | 18/07/2014
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Interpretation

    • Wall of monastic latrine. The wall has been altered with the addition of door 8010 and possibly windows on the eastern side.
      • Matthew Juddery
    • 22-7-2014
    • Wall of monastic latrine. Materials - flint nodules, stone and brick. Flint nodules are variable size c. 0.10 x 0.10m. Stone is 0.20 x 0.12 and brick is 0.21 x 0.06 x 0.09. Stones unfinished, whole and fair faced with random coursing. Bonding material is mortar - yellow-grey, frequent sub-angular grit and chalk.
      • Brendon Wilkins
    • 22-2-2015

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Description

  • Flint nodules, stone, brick
  • Flint nodules = variable, c 0.10 x 0.10m, Stone = 0.20 x 0.12m, brick = 0.21 x 0.06 x 0.09
  • Unfinished, whole, fair faced
  • Random coursing
  • Wall
  • North and South
  • mortar, yellow-grey, frequent sub-angular grit and chalk.
  • length - 7.50
  • Wall heavily altered as suggested by the different material used in its construction.

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Feature

  • Feature: LA_805
    • Wall of monastery

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