Monument record CAC 013 - E of Bloodmoor Hill (Sax)

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Summary

February 1995: evaluation of large area located large predominantly later Roman & ESax site.

Location

Grid reference Centred TM 522 898 (524m by 537m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TM58NW
Civil Parish CARLTON COLVILLE, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK
Civil Parish GISLEHAM, WAVENEY, SUFFOLK

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Full Description

February 1995: Desktop survey, trial trenched, metal detector & limited geophysical evaluation of large area located large (circa 1 ha) LIA/ERom and predominantly later Roman & ESax site in NW corner of area (although possibly later Roman material redeposition in ESax period).
For 1998 excavation of this NW corner, see CAC 016. Well protected by hillwash deposits. Further areas to S revealed a further 21 ditches (16 of which sealed by hillwash, some with IA pottery), one curved slot (IA?), 2 pits, 2 post holes(?) and one road (Med? ). For details of multi-period finds and features see (S1).
Also IA, Neo, Preh, Rom, Med & Un.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <M1> (No record type): Evaluation archive:.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Boulter, S. 1995. Eval report. Bloodmoor Hill, Carlton Colville.

Finds (3)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (2)

Record last edited

Jul 9 2012 3:50PM

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