CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 17399 (part of 10000 ) - Offa's Dyke - Ffrith (Sunny Bank), excavation 1992

NGR :- SJ28525526 (SJ25NE)
Unitary authority :- Flintshire
Community :- Llanfynydd
Prefered site type :- 20th century - Excavation (Event - )

TRIAL EXCAVATION REVEALED ROMAN FINDS INCLUDING ROAD OR HARD STANDING (BRASSIL, K., 1990, 54).

EXCAVATIONS BY CPAT PRIOR TO BUILDING WORK. BANK SURVIVED 0.8M ABOVE ORIGINAL GROUND SURFACE COMPOSED OF DUMPS OF SILTY CLAY AND LAYERS OF ANGULAR STONE. SEALED ROMAN OCCUPATION INCLUDING ROAD/YARD SURFACE AND C1ST-2ND FINDS (JONES, N.W. & BRASSIL, K. 1992, 70-71).

Sources:-
Brassil, K , 1990 , "Sunnybank, Ffrith ", Archaeology in Wales 30 , 54 .
Jones, N W & Brassil, K , 1992 , "Offa's Dyke, Sunnybank, Ffrith ", Archaeology in Wales 32 , 71-71 .

Finds:-
0 / Unknown / Object / Roman / / () - TRIAL EXCAVATION REVEALED ROMAN FINDS (BRASSIL, K., 1990, 54).
0 / Unknown / Object / Roman / / () - Finds of C1st -C2nd discovered under Offas Dyke associated with Roman features (JONES, N.W. & BRASSIL, K. 1992, 70-71).

record created 19/01/94 AG94 - copyright CPAT , last updated 11/04/05
The above data are supplied by CPAT in partnership with its Local Authorities and the partners of END, CPAT SMR partnership, 2005 (and in part Crown, 2005 - as indicated)



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