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Medieval Building Remains Adjacent to The Abbey, Swaffham Bulbeck

Roberts, Judith (1997) Medieval Building Remains Adjacent to The Abbey, Swaffham Bulbeck. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Archaeological excavations adjacent to The Abbey, Swaffham Bulbeck revealed a paved surface, a substantial wall foundation and a possible buttress. The wall is not in an exact alignment with the existing building (being 2m to the north) but parallel to it. The floor levels are broadly similar suggesting they may be roughly contemporary. Stone roof tiles and painted window glass were recovered immediately above the floor. Residual Roman pottery and a coin were found in the deposit abutting the southern surface of the wall and underlying the floor.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Swaffham Bulbeck, Medieval, The Abbey, Cambridgeshire, archaeological excavation, paved surface, wall, buttress, foundation, worked stone, roof tile, stone roof tile, window glass, painted window glass, floor, residual find
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
ID Code:4131
Deposited By: Archives
Deposited On:28 Aug 2018 07:35
Last Modified:28 Aug 2018 07:35

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