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Archaeological Watching Brief at Titchwell Marsh RSPB Reserve, Norfolk

Bush, Louise (2011) Archaeological Watching Brief at Titchwell Marsh RSPB Reserve, Norfolk. Project Report. Oxford Archaeological Unit Ltd. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The works entailed the stripping of a large borrow pit area in the south of the reserve ahead of the subsequent removal of natural boulder clay to use in order to widen and raise the Parrinder and West Bank sea defences further north in the reserve. Finds included sixteen struck flints indicating activity from as early as the Mesolithic or Early Neolithic through to the later prehistoric periods. Further evidence for activity during the later prehistoric consisted of a single cremation and associated pit of Bronze Age date and a ditch and six heavily truncated pits dating to the Iron Age.

Item Type:Monograph (Project Report)
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Norfolk
Period > UK Periods > Bronze Age 2500 - 700 BC
Period > UK Periods > Modern 1901 - present
Period > UK Periods > Neolithic 4000 - 2200 BC
ID Code:1900
Deposited By: Chris Faine
Deposited On:04 Sep 2014 11:37
Last Modified:04 Sep 2014 11:37

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