Land Adjacent to Eastgate Street and Minden Close
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

Site Code
BSE 329
OASIS Number
60079
Site Type
Evaluation
Period
Medieval, Post Medieval,
Report Number
2009_023

Summary

An archaeological evaluation was carried out on land adjacent to Eastgate Street and Minden Close, Bury St. Edmunds and identified two ditches, a series of large pits (one containing a deposit of horn cores), two smaller pits, deposits associated with the Abbey Precinct wall and possible floor surfaces. The majority of these features have been spotdated to the mid-12th and 14th centuries, whilst only one ditch was dated to the post-medieval period.