Site record MDR22978 - Various Features, Willington Quarry, Eggington

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Test pitting over a large area of what was an extension to the Willington Quarry revealed a series of features that may be related to other prehistoric activity in this immediate area, established by other evaluations and excavations. A pottery sherd of probable Bronze Age fabric, a flake, a number of deposits containing charcoal were found, in addition to deposits that contained fire-cracked rock, an exposed small part of a linear feature of indeterminate function, and the edge of another indeterminate feature, possibly a pit. (1)

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Beamish, M (ULAS). 2013. A Test Pit Evaluation of Sub-alluvial Topography in the Stretton Extension of the Willington Quarry.



Grid reference SK 2719 2704 (point)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR4690

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Record last edited

May 7 2020 4:38PM

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