Site Event/Activity record ESF22772 - Evaluation and Geophysical Survey, at Marlesford Road, Campsey Ashe, Suffolk

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Location

Location
Grid reference Centred TM 324 569 (193m by 187m)
Map sheet TM35NW
Civil Parish CAMPSEY ASH, SUFFOLK COASTAL, SUFFOLK

Technique(s)

Organisation

Colchester Archaeological Trust

Date

Not recorded.

Map

Description

PROJECT DETAILS This site west of Marlesford Road, Campsea Ashe, lies 0.6km south of an unexcavated cropmark enclosure and ring-ditch (SCCAS reference MRF 007). An evaluation by geophysical survey and 5% trial trenching revealed no archaeological features or deposits. There were four unstratified prehistoric flints in the ploughsoil. Project status: Complete Yes, Validated Yes Previous/Future Work: Previous No, Future No Associated Identifiers: Contracting Unit No. 13/08c HER event no. CAA033 NMR No. 1591003 Project Type: Field evaluation Development Type: Farm infrastructure (e.g. barns, grain stores, equipment stores, etc.) Methods and Techniques: ''''Metal Detectors'''', ''''Photographic Survey'''', ''''Visual Inspection'''', ''''Geophysical Survey'''', ''''Sample Trenches'''' Position in the Planning Process: After full determination (eg. As a condition) Reason for Investigation: Direction from Local Planning Authority - PPS Site status: None Current Land use: Cultivated Land 2 - Operations to a depth less than 0.25m Monument Type(s)/Period(s): N/A None Artefact Type(s)/Period(s): LITHIC IMPLEMENT Early Neolithic PROJECT LOCATION Area 1.23 Hectares Grid Reference: TM323568 Point Height 49.09 - 49.47 metres PROJECT CREATOR(S) Brief originator: Suffolk County Council Archaeological Service Design originator: Colchester Archaeological Trust Director/Manager: Howard Brooks Supervisor: Ben Holloway DIGITAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County Council Archaeology Service ID: CAA033 Contents: 'Survey', 'other' Media: 'Geophysics', 'Images raster / digital photography', 'Survey', 'Text' PAPER ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County Council Archaeology Service ID: CAA033 Contents: 'Survey', 'other' Media: 'Context sheet', 'Correspondence', 'Diary', 'Drawing', 'Photograph', 'Plan', 'Report', 'Section', 'Survey ' PHYSICAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Suffolk County Council Archaeology Service ID: CAA033 Contents: 'Worked stone/lithics' BIBLIOGRAPHY Publication Type: Grey literature (unpublished document/manuscript) Title: Archaeological evaluation by geophysical survey and trial-trenching: land west of Marlesford Road, Campsea Ashe, Suffolk Author(s)/Editor(s): Holloway, B Other Bibliographic Details: CAT Report 721 Date: 2013 Issuer/Publisher: Colchester Archaeological Trust Place of Issue or Publication: Colchester Description: A4 bound with plastic cover. URL: http://cat.essex.ac.uk/summaries/CAT-0721.html

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: Holloway B & Brooks H. 2013. Geophysical Survey and Trial Trenching: Land west of Marlesford Road, Campsea Ashe.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Land west of Marlesford Road, Campsea Ashe, GEO& EVAL (CAT) (Monument)

Record last edited

Jan 29 2015 10:39AM

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