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Post-medieval marling pits on land off Camel Road, Littleport

Bush, Louise (2014) Post-medieval marling pits on land off Camel Road, Littleport. [Client Report] (Submitted)

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Between the 8th and 11th September 2014 Oxford Archaeology East carried out an archaeological evaluation on land off Camel Road, Littleport (TL 5658 8756) in advance of the construction of a new school.
The archaeological works revealed that the site contained a large quantity of 18th to 19th century marling pits which were cut through two layer of peat and a silt flood horizon, along with four parallel modern pipe trenches. The roddon was also identified across three trenches.

Item Type: Client Report
Subjects: Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
Divisions: Oxford Archaeology East
Depositing User: Chris Faine
Date Deposited: 03 Mar 2015 10:11
Last Modified: 03 Mar 2015 10:11
URI: http://eprints.oxfordarchaeology.com/id/eprint/2458

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