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97 High Street, Balsham

Cox, Nicholas (2018) 97 High Street, Balsham. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Between the 9th and 11th of July 2018 Oxford Archaeology East carried out an archaeological evaluation at 97 High Street Balsham, ahead of the proposed development of two dwellings. Two trenches, one 10 x 2m and one 20 x 2m, were excavated within the footprints of the two proposed dwellings, as allowed by trees and still extant structures. The first, shorter trench revealed two ditches of medieval date on a north-east to south-west alignment. These produced medieval pottery, fired clay and two iron nails. The second trench revealed an undated gully and pit, from which only small fragments of animal bone were recovered.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cambridgeshire, cambridgeshire, Balsham, balsham, evaluation, Evaluation, archaeological evaluation, Medieval, medieval, nail, pottery, pot, ceramic, sherd, medieval, pottery, Medieval pottery, ditch, pit, gully, 2229, report 2229, Report 2229, OAE report 2229
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
ID Code:4713
Deposited By: Hamilton
Deposited On:22 Mar 2019 14:31
Last Modified:22 Mar 2019 14:31

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