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Malton Farm, Orwell. An Archaeological Survey.

Kemp, Steve and Malim, Tim Malton Farm, Orwell. An Archaeological Survey. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

An archaeological survey was carried out at Malton Farm, Orwell prior to the construction of a golf course. An area of 91 hectares was field walked. A few prehistoric flints, some sparse scatters of Iron Age and Roman sherds, two early Saxon sherds, and slighter denser scatters of Medieval pottery were recovered, but no buildings or other identifiable features were noted. The finds suggest Prehistoric activity in the west of the study area and a Roman and Medieval settlement site to the south-west of Malton Rook Grove. Historical records suggest a small Medieval village at Malton, deserted during the 15th century.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cambridgeshire, Orwell, Malton, Malton Farm, Neolithic, Flint, Iron Age, Pottery, Roman, Medieval
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Bronze Age 2500 - 700 BC > Early Bronze Age 2500 - 1500 BC
Period > UK Periods > Early Medieval 410 - 1066 AD
Period > UK Periods > Neolithic 4000 - 2200 BC > Late Neolithic 2700 - 2200 BC
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Neolithic 4000 - 2200 BC
Period > UK Periods > Roman 43 - 410 AD
ID Code:3985
Deposited By: Archives
Deposited On:24 Jul 2018 14:06
Last Modified:24 Jul 2018 14:06

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