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Kings Farm, Horningsea: an Archaeological Desktop Study

Macaulay, Stephen (1999) Kings Farm, Horningsea: an Archaeological Desktop Study. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

A proposed reservoir, covering an area of 1.75ha, located immediately to the east of Kings Farm, Horningsea, lies within an area of potentially rich archaeological remains, The most significant of these are of Romano-British date, although prehistoric material has been recovered in the area. The site lies on the edge of a gravel terrace, covered in part by alluvium, which in turn may be overlying archaeological deposits. Roman settlements are known to be located on the gravel terrace edges and earlier prehistoric remains lie beneath the alluvium.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cambridgeshire, cambridgeshire, Horningsea, horningsea, Kings Farm, kings farm, alluvium, alluvial, alluvial deposit, gravel, gravel terrace, DBA, dba, desk-based assessment, Desk-Based Assessment, Desk-based Assessment, Archaeological Desktop Study, archaeological desktop study, Roman, roman, Prehistoric, prehistoric, reservoir, A145, a145, report A145, report a145, Report A145, Report a145, CCCAFU report A145
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
ID Code:4503
Deposited By: Hamilton
Deposited On:29 Nov 2018 18:38
Last Modified:29 Nov 2018 18:38

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