Archaeological Surveys Ltd was commissioned by Mott MacDonald, on behalf of Godolphin Management Company, to undertake a magnetometer survey of an area of land at Wellbottom Lodge near Moulton in Suffolk. The site has been outlined for the proposed development of stables, warm-up track, parking, storage yard and turn-out paddocks. The magnetometer data revealed widespread evidence for 'patterned ground' that is formed naturally in periglacial conditions. A small number of linear and discrete anomalies were classified as uncertain in origin and may relate to former anthropogenic activity; however,
Project status: Complete Yes, Validated Yes
Previous/Future Work: Previous Not known, Future Not known
Project Type: Field evaluation
Development Type: Stables etc.
Methods and Techniques: Geophysical Survey
Position in the Planning Process: Not known / Not recorded
Reason for Investigation: Direction from Local Planning Authority - PPS
Site status: None
Current Land use: Other 15 - Other
Monument Type(s)/Period(s): NONE None
Artefact Type(s)/Period(s): NONE None
Area 4.50 Hectares
Grid Reference: TL6755065375 Polygon
Brief originator: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service
Design originator: Archaeological Surveys Ltd
Director/Manager: Archaeological Surveys Ltd
Supervisor: Archaeological Surveys Ltd
Recipient: Archaeological Surveys Ltd
Media: Geophysics, Images raster / digital photography, Images vector, Survey, Text
Notes: Paper reports issued to client. It is likely that a copy will be passed to Suffolk County Council HER.
Publication Type: Grey literature (unpublished document/manuscript)
Title: Land at Wellbottom Lodge, Moulton, Suffolk
Author(s)/Editor(s): Sabin, D.J.
Other Bibliographic Details: J327
Issuer/Publisher: Archaeological Surveys Ltd
Place of Issue or Publication: Castle Combe
Description: A4 paper report with blue spiral binding and clear polypropylene front and back covers. Contains folded A3 plots.