Monument record CHT 009 - County Farm (Med)

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Summary

Evaluation recorded a series of (field boundary/drainage?) ditches containing Med pottery.

Location

Grid reference Centred TL 8885 4234 (50m by 50m) (Centred on)
Map sheet TL84SE
Civil Parish CHILTON, BABERGH, SUFFOLK

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Type and Period (1)

Full Description

September 1996: Series of (field boundary/drainage?) ditches containing Med pottery found in evaluation trenching (S1). Within area of earlier fieldwalking (surface finds include Rom coin, C14 silver halfpenny, two fragments of late C14 bronze spur, fragments of Med buckles and sheet metal fragments) and desk- based assessments - see CHT 010 and (S2)(S3)(S6) for details.
1997: Excavation revealed further evidence for Late Saxon/Early Medieval village, post built, double roomed, rectangular building in SE area of site (S5).
Also Preh.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <S1> Unpublished document: Abbot, C.. 1996. County Farm, Chilton. Archaeological Evaluation.
  • <S2> Unpublished document: Abbot, C.. 1996. A Preliminary Fieldwalking Survey at Chilton near Sudbury.
  • <S4> Photograph: Essex County Council. Air Photograph. Essex CC, AP, CP/97/11/4 & 5, 1997 & CP/97/32/12 & 33/13 -16, June 1997.
  • <S5> Unpublished document: Abbot, C.. 1998. Archaeological Excavation Report, Chilton Farm, Chilton.
  • <S6> Article in serial: Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History. PSIAH 39 (1). P.91.

Finds (5)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

Jul 22 2013 2:31PM

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