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Medieval Drains and Boundaries to the rear of 28-32 High Street, Melbourn

Roberts, Judith (2002) Medieval Drains and Boundaries to the rear of 28-32 High Street, Melbourn. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

On the 4th and 5th November 2002 an archaeological evaluation was carried out by staff from the Archaeological Field Unit of Cambridgeshire County Council on land to the rear of 28-32 High Street, Melbourn in advance of development. Three trenches were excavated. One trench was heavily contaminated with modern building debris and hydrocarbons, one trench contained natural features and the third trench contained archaeological features. A series of ditches running parallel to the High Street appear to be drains or property boundaries containing material dating from the medieval and post-medieval periods.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Melbourn, melbourn, Cambridgeshire, cambridgeshire, ditch, drain, Medieval, medieval, post medieval, post-medieval, Post Medieval, Post-Medieval, property boundary, ditch, A217, a217, report a217, report A217, Report a217, Report A217, CCCAFU report A217, evaluation, Evaluation
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Medieval 1066 - 1540 AD
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:5070
Deposited By: Archives
Deposited On:25 Sep 2019 08:35
Last Modified:25 Sep 2019 08:35

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