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ABCD: 1236

Hendre 78 Rhuddlan

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Location: Hendre 78, Rhuddlan, 1983, Clwyd, Wales SJ027781
Period: mesolithic - medieval
Category: flint scatter in agric. soil
Notes: material from a pit & ploughland not assoc. with features
Topography: drift sands over sandstone 16mOD
Condition: dry
Report type: macrofossil reports

Hillman G C. 1982. Charred plant remains of medieval crops from mesolithic levels. 44. In: Manley J and Healey E. Excavations at Hendre, Rhuddlan. Archaeol. Cambrensis. 131. 18-48. Wales, Clwyd

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

Sample: 1236a
Period Context Type Sediment Period Earliest date Latest date
ND Trench 2&4 layer & pit fill nr ?medieval or earlier ? ?

Context integrity: 1
Context preservation: bu
Dating method: nr
Dating validity: 1
Environmental interpretion: cereals etc mixed into mesolithic layer from ploughing etc
Archaeological interpretion: probably medieaval material on mesolithic site (flints)

Taxa name Part Preservation Problem code Quantity Abundance
Avena cf. sativa pro c !3 114 4
cf. Pisum sativum pro c 2 1
Corylus avellana pro c Q * 1
Euphorbia helioscopia pro c 3 1
Hordeum cf. vulgare pro c !2 9 1
Lathyrus/Vicia sp. pro c 2 1
Lolium cf. temulentum pro c 1 1
Pisum/Vicia sp. pro c 17 2
Secale cereale pro c 3 1
Triticum aestivo-compactum pro c !1 11 2
Triticum cf. dicoccon pro c ! 2 1
Triticum dicoccon/spelta pro c 3 1
Triticum sp. pro c 16 2

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