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Archaeology on the A15/A16 Market Deeping By-Pass

Reynolds, T Archaeology on the A15/A16 Market Deeping By-Pass. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

A proposal for a by-pass between the A15 and A16 around Market Deeping has led to a "desk top" evaluation of the area within Cambridgeshire county boundary. The aims of the study were: firstly, to assess whether there were likely to be overriding archaeological objections to the proposal, and secondly, to determine what fieldwork would be appropriate to asses the survival and importance of the archaeological remains in the area in question. The study shows that the area is part of an important archaeological landscape and that further fieldwork is necessary. It is possible that features of archaeological importance may be encountered and recommendations are given for fieldwork are given but there are no recognised archaeological objections to the route, nor reasons to suggest realignments at this stage.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Iron Age enclosure, Roman enclosure, Iron Age pottery, ring-ditch, Marking Deep by-pass, Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire, 14C, Radiocarbon dating, Roman road, DBA
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Geographical Areas > English Counties > Lincolnshire
Period > UK Periods > Iron Age 800 BC - 43 AD
Period > UK Periods > Roman 43 - 410 AD
ID Code:4053
Deposited By: Archives
Deposited On:07 Aug 2018 14:34
Last Modified:07 Aug 2018 14:34

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