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Drainage Systems at Littleport, Padnal: an Archaeological Evaluation

Abrams, Joe (2002) Drainage Systems at Littleport, Padnal: an Archaeological Evaluation. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

An archaeological evaluation was carried out at Padnal, Littleport (TL 5745 8626) to inform the planning process in advance of the construction of 80 dwellings and associated works. The work was carried out by the Archaeological Field Unit of Cambridgeshire County Council between 22nd and 29th January 2002. Nine trenches were excavated, eight contained ditches, which have been interpreted as drainage features. One ditch produced artefactual material dating to the nineteenth/twentieth centuries AD, other linear features contained twentieth century land drains. However, most features contained no dating material at all.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cambridgeshire, cambridgeshire, Littleport, littleport, Padnal, padnal, archaeological evaluation, Archaeological Evaluation, ditch, land drain, land drains, drainage, modern, Modern, Post-Medieval, post-medieval, Post Medieval, post medieval, drainage ditch, boundary ditch, pit, pits, ditches, pottery, modern pottery, Modern Pottery, Modern pottery, glass, sherd, shard, Modern glass, Modern Glass, modern glass, tree bowl, tree throw, A199, a199, report a199, report A199, Report a199, Report A199, CCCAFU report A199
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Modern 1901 - present
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:4452
Deposited By: Hamilton
Deposited On:01 Nov 2018 21:06
Last Modified:01 Nov 2018 21:06

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