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Short Description:
Subsoil
Issued to
Sue Adams | 01/07/2017
235

Interpretation

    • modern subsoil/garden soil
      • Maggie Eno
    • 1-7-2017

Sketch Photo

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Stratigraphic Matrix

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Description

  • Medium
  • Dark greyish brown
  • Sandy clay
  • 10% charcoal flecks 10% white flecks (poss. limestone?) 10% small to medium subangular pebbles
  • 1m x 1m x 0.20m as excavated
  • (20001) was half-sectioned to reveal (20002). A concentration of pebbles/gravel found in NW corner of sondage. (20002) was then extended to cover entire extent of test pit. Garden soil with modern finds including plastic and charred wood.
  • hand/rainy

Finds

FindtypeQuantity (No. fragments)Weight (g)Notes
Animal Bone
Clay Tobacco Pipe
Metal
Wood
Wood 5 0 Charred "Not yet weighed"
Ferrous Object 8 37
Slag 1 40
Glass 7 12
Pot 47 381
Bone 3 17

Feature

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Site Photos

  • Photo: OBC_170314
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    • Post-ex. shot of Trench 20, looking east, 1m scale
  • Photo: OBC_170316
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    • North-facing section of Trench 20, looking south, 1m scale
  • Photo: OBC_170318
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    • South-facing section of Trench 20, looking north, 1m scale
  • Photo: OBC_170320
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    • East-facing section of Trench 20, looking west, 1m scale

Objects

  • Find: OBC_43
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    • Medieval open jar fragment
    • Ceramic
  • Find: OBC_44
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    • Post medieval Bristol slipware crimped dish fragment
    • Ceramic

Record Details

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  • Sue Adams 1-7-2017
  • 1-7-2017
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