Hartismere Hospital

An initial phase of evaluation trenching was carried out at Hartismere Hospital, Eye, Suffolk, to the south of the existing buildings and within the garden area. A phase of later medieval/post-medieval quarrying and other activity was indicated by several large pits and a ditch, which mainly produced CBM. Earlier occupation was characterised by small pits, ditches and a gravel spread, which are thought to probably be Roman and/or Early Anglo-Saxon, but may be of later prehistoric date …

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Martlesham Heath WWII Defences

A building record was undertaken of three structures dating from the inter-war period to WWII . These buildings formed part of RAF Martlesham, which from 1917 housed the Armament Experimental Flight and the Aircraft Testing Flight, later to become the Aeroplane and Armament Experimental Establishment. …

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Worlington Quarry, 2011 works (phase 2)

Monitoring of a second topsoil strip at Worlington Quarry, Worlington, in Suffolk, revealed evidence of an undated ditch and two undated pits/hearths. The pits/hearths are possibly extensions of the later prehistoric/Bronze Age activity seen in the general area …

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16 Mill Street

Four trenches were excavated on land at 16 Mill Street, Mildenhall, Suffolk, in order to evaluate the nature or existence of any archaeological deposits on the site. All the trenches revealed well preserved features, comprising pits, ditches, postholes and building footings, which appear to be either medieval or post-medieval, although two large pits and the postholes are currently undated …

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Woodhall CP School Phase 2

Groundworks for an extension to Woodhall Community Primary School, Sudbury were monitored over several visits between December 2011 and July 2012. A single pit that contained 3 naturally shed, reasonably complete red deer antlers, butchered animal bone, sheep horncore and struck flints was identified within the soak-away area. The pit is undated but the deposition of antlers at the base of pits has been encountered previously on Iron Age sites in Suffolk …

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