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An Investigation of Multi-Period Cropmarks at Manor Farm, Harston.

Malim, Tim (1992) An Investigation of Multi-Period Cropmarks at Manor Farm, Harston. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Field work at Manor Farm, Harston has shown that a cropmark complex scheduled as an ancient monument retains substantial features immediately below the soil. Occupation has been assigned to the Bronze Age, 1st century AD, 4th century AD and Anglo-Saxon. Field walking has revealed Mesolithic and Neolithic artefacts. Items discovered consist of Bronze Age ring-ditches, Iron Age and Romano-British field systems, Late Iron Age pottery, a possible "Grubenhaus", Medieval and post-Medieval finds. Aerial photographs were utilised in conjunction with field walking. Field soil, geophysical survey and pottery assessments were carried out.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cambridgeshire, Harston, Manor Farm, Field Walking, Aerial Photography, Crop Marks, Geophysical Survey, Soil Analysis, Pottery Analysis, Bronze Age Ring Ditch, Post Hole, Charcoal, Bone, Burial, Iron Age Pottery, Green Glass Urn, Samian, Animal Bone, Kiln, Saxon Pottery, Spindle Whorl, Loom Weights, Grubenhaus, Timber Building, Medieval, Human Skeleton, HSR, burial, sunken featured building, field system, loomweight, grubenhaus, SFB, sfb, sunken-featured building, 54, report 54, CCCAFU report 54, animal remains, faunal remains
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Bronze Age 2500 - 700 BC
Period > UK Periods > Early Medieval 410 - 1066 AD
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Roman 43 - 410 AD
ID Code:4032
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Deposited On:01 Aug 2018 12:26
Last Modified:30 Aug 2018 12:03

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