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Contexts at Coldingham Priory

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Short Description:
Fill of ditch feature, the bottom was not reached as the water table was too high.It is possible that this layer represents the fill of a large feature, from at least one of those identified from the geophysical survey or it could just be a colluvial surface on which the animal bone was deposited..
Issued to
DigVentures | 01/10/2017

Interpretation

    • Fill of ditch feature. Bottom not reached but water table is too high to continue
      • DigVentures
    • 19-6-2018
    • This deposit was defined as a ditch fill that was unexcavated as the water table hit was too high leading to trench seepage
      • Brendon Wilkins
    • 9-11-2018

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Description

  • Moderly firm
  • Mid grey ish brown
  • Silty clay
  • Occasional small pebbles and one large stone boulder
  • Length - 1.00m Width - 1.00m Depth - 0.15m
  • Large quantity of animal bone, water table hit, trench seepage.
  • Mattock, dry and sunny

Finds

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Feature

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Plan

  • Plan: COL18_3
    • Plan of test pit 3
    • DigVentures
    • 1-10-2017

Record Details

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  • DigVentures 1-10-2017
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