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ABCD: 1696

Biglis 78-9 nr Barry

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Location: Biglis 78-9, nr Barry, 1988, Glamorgan (W, M & S), Wales ST142694
Period: late Iron Age-Romano-British 1st-4th AD
Category: farmstead
Notes: two large pits or corn driers 049 and 430
Topography: triassic limestone 15mOD
Condition: dry
Report type: cereal grain

Hillman G C. 1988. [Preliminary examination of carbonised remains]. 64. In: Parkhouse J. Excavations at Biglis, South Glamorgan. 1-64. In: Robinson D M. (ed.) Biglis, Caldcote & Llandough. Three late Iron Age and Romano-British sites in south-east Wales excavations 1977-79. BAR BS 188. Wales, Glamorgan (W, M & S)

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GCH - Hillman, G C: Cardiff; Institute of Archaeology London

Sample: 1696a
Period Context Type Sediment Period Earliest date Latest date
PH:RO.IA:RB.LI:ER ORG 62 nr unconsolidated sand undated pre c1140 ? ?

Context integrity: 1
Context preservation: bu
Dating method: ?
Dating validity: 1
Environmental interpretion: -
Archaeological interpretion: -

Taxa name Part Preservation Problem code Quantity Abundance
Avena sp. pro c p 1
Hordeum vulgare pro c Z p 1
Triticum aestivo-compactum pro c Q d 4

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