Alexander House, 73-81 St Matthews Street
Ipswich, Suffolk

Site Code
IPS 594 & IAS 7717
OASIS Number
45174
Site Type
Monitoring
Period
Medieval, Post Medieval,
Report Number
2008_175

Summary

An archaeological monitoring was carried out at the above site in advance of the construction of a rear extension to the building.

The monitoring revealed natural sand and gravel at approximately 9.40m OD, two pits (one of which contained medieval pottery), an overlying layer of post-medieval garden soil and 19th-century brick and concrete foundations.