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Manor House, 2 Main Street, Coveney

Lord, Adele (2017) Manor House, 2 Main Street, Coveney. Project Report. Oxford Archaeology Ltd, Bar Hill, Cambridgeshire. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

On 18th September 2017 Oxford Archaeology East undertook a pre-demolition archaeological evaluation at Manor House, 2 Main Street, Coveney (centered TL 4860 8168). Three trenches were excavated in the existing farmyard and adjacent field. The trenches exposed a series of small, partially truncated 19th century drainage ditches aligned perpendicular to Main Road, two of which contained intact clay field drain pipes. The trenches also exposed a hollow area of rooting, two modern post-holes and three later field drains. The drainage ditches yielded the stem of a 19th century clay tobacco pipe, a single fragment of white earthenware pottery, and an assortment of post-medieval to modern tile and brick fragments.

Item Type:Monograph (Project Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords:archaeological evaluation, cambridgeshire, coveney, post-medieval, drainage, 19th century
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:3354
Deposited By: Chris Faine
Deposited On:02 Nov 2017 09:26
Last Modified:02 Nov 2017 09:26

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