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ABCD: 1451

Holy Island Village 77 Lindisfarne

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Location: Holy Island Village 77, Lindisfarne, 1985, Northumberland, England NU125415
Period: Saxon-post med-early modern
Category: settlement
Notes: almost urban as they were dumping rubbish in pits
Topography: island, coastal
Condition: dry
Report type: macrofossil reports

Donaldson A M and Rackham D J. 1985. Biological evidence - analysis of soil samples. 80-3. In: O'Sullivan D M. V. The excavation in Holy Island Village 1977. Archaeol. Aeliana. 13. 227-116. England, Northumberland

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AMD - Donaldson, A M: Durham Univ

Sample Period Context Type Sediment Period Earliest date Latest date
1451a PR.? Phase 2 17 layer light brown sandy lo late Saxon/early medieval 875 1275
1451b PR.? Phase 3/4 pit fill sticky black loam later med/post med ? ?
1451c PR.? Phase 4 23 pit fill nr early post med ? ?
1451d PR.? Phase 5 22 drain fill nr early post med 1500 1650

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