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Roman occupation at Lyndon Farm, High Street, Maxey

Roberts, Judith (1997) Roman occupation at Lyndon Farm, High Street, Maxey. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

During August and September 1997 the Archaeological Field Unit of Cambridgeshire County Council carried out an archaeological evaluation on the site of the proposed development of poultry houses at Lyndon Farm, Maxey. The work was commissioned by G.W. Padley Poultry Ltd. Six trenches revealed pits, ditches and gullies containing variable quantities of Romano-British pottery and bone. One trench appeared to contain a possible pre-historic post hole. The frequency of features and the nature of the ceramic and faunal assemblages imply domestic activity in the vicinity of the Roman road of King Street.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:A116, Lyndon Farm, lyndon farm, High Street, high street, Maxey, maxey, Cambridgeshire, evaluation, pit, ditch, boundary, post hole, posthole, linear feature, coin, charcoal, tile, cbm, CBM, ceramic building material, flint, worked flint, lithic implement, ridge and furrow, furrow, gully, pottery, pot, animal remains, Roman, roman, modern, roman pottery, prehistoric, domestic activity, a116, report A116, Report A116, report a116
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Modern 1901 - present
Period > UK Periods > Roman 43 - 410 AD
ID Code:4358
Deposited By: Archives
Deposited On:02 Oct 2018 17:09
Last Modified:02 Oct 2018 17:09

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