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St Andrews, 5 Castle Street

Spindle Whorl, Unidentified Pottery (Medieval)

Site Name St Andrews, 5 Castle Street

Classification Spindle Whorl, Unidentified Pottery (Medieval)

Alternative Name(s) South Castle Street

Canmore ID 77585

Site Number NO51NW 94.01

NGR NO 512 167

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/site/77585

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish St Andrews And St Leonards
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District North East Fife
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NO51NW 94.01 512 167.

For 9 Castle Street see also NO51NW 259.00

Evidence was found of continuous occupation in the later post medieval period, but earlier features sparse and greatly disturbed by modern pipe-laying etc. Some medieval pottery and a decorated spindle-whorl found, and a possibly early beam slot survived in the lowest levels. Sponsor: SDD HBM, SUAT.

A Cox 1989.

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