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Land Adjacent to 41 Stretham Rd, Wilburton, Cambridgeshire

Cox, Nicholas (2017) Land Adjacent to 41 Stretham Rd, Wilburton, Cambridgeshire. Project Report. Oxford Archaeology Ltd, Bar Hill, Cambridgeshire. (Submitted)

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Abstract

On the 5th of June 2017 Oxford Archaeology East carried out an archaeological evaluation on land adjacent to 41 Stretham Road, Wilburton, Cambridgeshire (TL 4905 7498). A total of three 19m trial trenches were excavated during the evaluation. Trenches 1 and 2 contained no archaeological features. Trench 3 contained two parallel boundary ditches, orientated east to west and spaced c. 3m apart. The only dating evidence was a single sherd of Early Anglo-Saxon pottery (c. AD 450 – 650) from the southern ditch. The pottery is likely to be a residual find while the ditch itself may be post-medieval in date, possibly part of the pre-enclosure landscape.

Item Type:Monograph (Project Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords:archaeological evaluation, cambridgeshire, wilburton, early medieval, anglo-saxon, pottery, residual, post-medieval, boundary ditch, pre-enclosure
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Early Medieval 410 - 1066 AD
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:3297
Deposited By: Chris Faine
Deposited On:28 Sep 2017 13:46
Last Modified:28 Sep 2017 13:46

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