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Short Description:
silty clay on top of (1063)
Issued to
Nat Jackson | 29/10/2019
114

Interpretation

    • 17th century silting later in drawbridge pit
      • Nat Jackson
    • 1-11-2019

Sketch Photo

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Stratigraphic Matrix

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Description

  • Moderately compact
  • Bluey grey
  • Silty clay
  • Occasional small medium and large stones, occasional charcoal flecks, occasional roots
  • Length - 4.20m Width -2.48 Thickness - 0.49
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  • Hand excavated

Finds

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Feature

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Site Photos

  • Photo: PON_190008
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    • Samples taken from section 2. 1m scale. Looking E. 0004-0008. From left to right: Sample 15 (1064), sample 16 (1064) (1069), sample 19 (1068), sample 17 (1067), sample 18 (1067) (1068), sample 21 (1063) (1069), sample 20 (1069)
  • Photo: PON_191285
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    • Photo of volunteers on site. Looking NE.
  • Photo: PON_191622
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    • W facing section through drawbridge pit (section 2). S end of pit. Looking E. 1m scale.
  • Photo: PON_191624
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    • W facing section through drawbridge pit (section 2). Middle of section. 1m scale. Looking E.
  • Photo: PON_191625
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    • W facing section through drawbridge pit (section 2). N end of section. 1m scale. Looking E.

Samples

  • Sample: PON_13
    • Nat Jackson
    • 30-10-2019
  • Sample: PON_15
    • Nat Jackson
    • 31-10-2019
  • Sample: PON_16
    • Nat Jackson
    • 31-10-2019

Objects

  • Find: PON_9
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    • Late medieval glass
    • Glass
  • Find: PON_10
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    • Copper alloy coin
    • Copper Alloy
  • Find: PON_14
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    • Green glaze pottery rim.
    • Ceramic
  • Find: PON_15
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    • Green glaze pottery sherd.
    • Ceramic
  • Find: PON_17
    • Rounded stone, possible game piece
    • Stone
  • Find: PON_18
    • 3 flat round stones possible game pieces
  • Find: PON_19
    • Grapeshot
    • Lead

Record Details

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  • Nat Jackson 29-10-2019
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