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HER Number:MDV130357
Name:Early Bronze Age Pit at Cranbrook

Summary

Excavations in advance of development at Cranbrook revealed a pit to the south-west of an Early Bronze Age ring ditch. Within the pit was a plough-damaged beaker vessel.

Location

Grid Reference:SY 002 951
Map Sheet:SY09NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBroadclyst
DistrictEast Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBROADCLYST

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • PIT (Early Bronze Age - 2200 BC (Between) to 1501 BC (Between))

Full description

Stephenson, B., 2012, Cranbrook: New Community, Ancient Landscape, 10 (Article in Serial). SDV351768.

Excavations by Foundations Archaeology in advance of development at Cranbrook revealed a pit to the south-west of an Early Bronze Age ring ditch. Within the pit was a plough-damaged beaker vessel.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV351768Article in Serial: Stephenson, B.. 2012. Cranbrook: New Community, Ancient Landscape. Devon Archaeological Society Newsletter. 111. A4 Stapled. 10. [Mapped feature: #129485 Map object approximate based on this source., ]

Associated Monuments

MDV54124Related to: Ring Ditch at Cranbrook Connuminty School (Monument)

Associated Finds

  • FDV7553 - BEAKER (Early Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 1501 BC)

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 16 2021 11:32AM