Prehistoric finds and environmental evidence
Bowls, Pottery, Microliths, Charcoal, Artefacts, Flint, Charred Plant Remains, Impressed Wares, Sandstone Boulder Saddle Quern, Vessels, Beakers, Cereal Grain Hazel Birch
Neolithic, Prehistoric, Mesolithic, Early Neolithic
The prehistoric pottery assemblage represented a maximum of 29 vessels including Neolithic impressed wares, proto-Unstan bowls and Beakers. The lithic assemblage comprised 2788 artefacts almost all of flint. Four stray Mesolithic microliths were recovered along with a few early Neolithic pieces. Most of the artefacts were late Neolithic. A single sandstone boulder saddle quern of broad prehistoric date was recovered. Small samples of charcoal and charred plant remains included cereal grain, hazel, birch and oak charcoal.