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A Medieval Quarry at 9 Mandeville, Burwell: An Archaeological Evaluation

Bailey, Glenn (2003) A Medieval Quarry at 9 Mandeville, Burwell: An Archaeological Evaluation. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

An archaeological evaluation approximately 0.11ha in area was undertaken on land between Church Lane and Mandeville, Burwell, Cambridgeshire (TL 5893 6600). This was carried out prior to the proposed housing development, in response to a brief set by the County Archaeology Office (CAO). Four trenches were opened and a single archaeological feature observed in one of them. This feature, a quarry for clunch extraction contained diagnostic pottery sherds, provisionally dated to the medieval period. It was located adjacent to Church Lane and is in keeping with the phase of medieval village development associated with the ancient Church of St Mary.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:archaeological evaluation, evaluation, Evaluation, Cambridgeshire, cambridgeshire, Burwell, burwell, A225, a225, report a225, report A225, Report a225, Report A225, CCCAFU report A225, Medieval, medieval, Post Medieval, post medieval, Post-Medieval, post-medieval, quarry, quarry pit, extractive pit, clunch, pottery, animal bone, animal remains, bone, bones, animal bones, Medieval pottery, medieval pottery, pottery, Pottery, pot, ceramic sherd, village
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:5084
Deposited By: Archives
Deposited On:11 Feb 2020 08:08
Last Modified:11 Feb 2020 08:08

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