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Land south of London Lane, Great Paxton, Cambridgeshire: An Archaeological Desktop Assessment

Kenney, S. (2001) Land south of London Lane, Great Paxton, Cambridgeshire: An Archaeological Desktop Assessment. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The proposed development, covering an area of approximately 5.53ha (TL 2102/6350), lies to the south of London Lane in the village of Great Paxton, Cambridgeshire. The proposed development involves construction of houses and related services by Persimmon Homes (East Midlands) Limited. The site lies in an area of potentially rich archaeological remains. There are Roman, Anglo-Saxon and medieval remains in the vicinity but nothing is known from the site itself. The site appears to have been agricultural over the last two centuries and remains so. Apart from a few structures added along the south side of London Lane, there does not appear to have been any development during the past century. The evidence of past activity to the north and west and the lack of recent development implies a high potential for preservation of any remains on the site.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Cambridgeshire, cambridgeshire, Great Paxton, great paxton, Roman, roman, Anglo-Saxon, anglo-saxon, Early Medieval, early medieval, Medieval, medieval, agricultural, post medieval, post-medieval, Post-Medieval, Post Medieval, DBA, dba, Desk-based Assessment, desk-based assessment, A175, a175, report a175, report A175, Report a175, Report A175, CCCAFU report A175
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Early Medieval 410 - 1066 AD
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
Period > UK Periods > Roman 43 - 410 AD
ID Code:5038
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Deposited On:06 Aug 2019 09:10
Last Modified:06 Aug 2019 09:10

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