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Hemingford to Huntingdon Pipeline

Haley, G. Hemingford to Huntingdon Pipeline. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Fieldwalking followed by a watching brief on top-soil stripping and trench excavation along the route of the rising main revealed a concentration of linear features centred at TL 2778 2027. These were found to date to the Middle Iron Age and 3rd to 4th centuries AD. Close to this area a Roman stone coffin was discovered in the 19th century. The rest of the route produced occasional prehistoric flints and sherds of Medieval and later pottery but no other sites or features.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Fieldwalking, Excavation, Cambridge, Top-soil stripping, Trench excavation, Middle Iron Age, Roman, Stone coffin, Prehistory, Flints, Sherds, Medieval, Pottery, Hemingford Abbots, Backfill, Godmanchester, Castor beaker, Gold coins, Cropmark, Enclosures, Calcareous soils, silt clay, Non-calcareous clay, Huntingdon, Flake, Spoil heaps, Copper alloy, Post-Medieval, Pipe Trench, Amorphous feature, Nene valley, wares, Natural sand, Bones, Ditch, Animal Bone, Ridgeway Farm, Primary context, Aerial photograph, Roman settlement
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Iron Age 800 BC - 43 AD > Middle Iron Age 400 - 100 BC
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
Period > UK Periods > Roman 43 - 410 AD
ID Code:4013
Deposited By: Archives
Deposited On:27 Jul 2018 12:50
Last Modified:27 Jul 2018 12:50

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