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Medieval Hearths and Pits at 3/3a Lynn Road, Ely

Kenney, S. (1998) Medieval Hearths and Pits at 3/3a Lynn Road, Ely. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Between the 3rd and 6th of November 1998, the Archaeological Field Unit of Cambridgeshire County Council conducted an archaeological evaluation on land at 3/3a Lynn Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire (TL5402/8041). The work was commissioned by B&S Developments Ltd. Extensive medieval archaeology, mostly dated by pottery to the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries, was found in the two trenches excavated, and several different types of features were briefly examined. These included at least three hearths in trench 2, and a probable cess pit in trench 1. No unequivocal evidence of structures was found, but it is likely that this type of remains exist on site, outside of the area of investigations, or sealed beneath the deposits observed in this evaluation.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:archaeological evaluation, Cambridgeshire, Ely, Lynn road, medieval, hearth, cess pit, pottery, thirteenth century, fourteenth century, Victorian, cellar, brick, structure, Ely ware, post-medieval, post medieval, foundation, CBM, tile, oven base, domestic assemblage, A140, a140, report A140, report a140, CCCAFU report A140, cccafu report a140
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:4201
Deposited By: Hamilton
Deposited On:20 Aug 2018 13:35
Last Modified:28 Aug 2018 19:58

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