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Late Medieval Remains at Zone G, Beaulieu, Chelmsford

Tsybaeva, Daria and Stocks-Morgan, Helen (2015) Late Medieval Remains at Zone G, Beaulieu, Chelmsford. Project Report. Oxford Archaeology Ltd., Bar Hill. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

An archaeological evaluation was carried out at Zone G, Beaulieu, Chelmsford. The fieldwork took place between the 30/3/15 and the 08/4/15. A total of nine trenches were excavated across two separate fields, within the proposed development area. Within the eastern part of the proposed development area three ditches were encountered, two of which are remnant field boundaries and the third is likely to have been a furrow. All date to the late medieval / early post medieval period. A north to south aligned ditch was identified in the north-west area of the evaluation and is believed to be the original field boundary, which was replaced by the pale park ditch, associated with the later contraction of the deer park. There was no evidence to suggest that the late medieval settlement remains seen in the western side of the field (Site 10) extended into this evaluation area.

Item Type:Monograph (Project Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords:archaeological evaluation, essex, chelmsford, medieval, late medieval, pottery
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Essex
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:2884
Deposited By: Chris Faine
Deposited On:20 Jul 2016 10:01
Last Modified:20 Jul 2016 10:01

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