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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Site of a Roman settlement indicated by finds of 3rd-4th century AD pottery, remains of a building and cropmarks of enclosures.

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A possible Prehistoric or Roman settlement is visible as cropmarks on aerial photographs. Large quantiites of tile slag and pottery suggest that the main occupation of the site was from the 1st to 4th centuries AD but there is no evidence so far to say which, if any, of the cropmarks relat...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A Romano British occupation site including finds of pottery, nails, tiles, tegula, imbrex and a coin were found in 1961. The remains of a Romano-British settlement, of four phases dating from mid second to the fourth century, was excavated in 1975 and 1977. Scott cites the site as a sugges...

HAMSHILL DITCHES

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Earthwork remains of an Iron Age/Romano-British enclosed settlement consisting of banjo enclosures and platforms; site of a Roman building consisting of a mound of building debris, possibly a temple. Findspot of a 4th century coin hoard including coins of Valens (AD 364-78) which indicates...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A four-phase Iron Age and Romano-British settlement at Tolpuddle was discovered during survey of the proposed Tolpuddle bypass route in 1993. Phase 1 was an unenclosed Iron Age settlement with 5 or 6 associated inhumations. In phase 2, a sub-rectangular enclosure ditch was dug around the e...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Multi-period site. A collection of 400 Mesolithic to Neolithic flints was found. The first main phase was represented by a prehistoric earthwork 38m long and up to 9m wide. A second phase is represented by Iron Age enclosure ditches dating up to v 65 to 75 AD. Phase three is represented by...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Iron Age and Romano-British settlement consisting of 1st to 2nd century ditched enclosures, 2nd to 3rd century timber framed buildings and three Iron Age hut circles. Hearths pottery, querns and other domestic items were found.

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Excavations dating from 1846 to the 1970s have uncovered the site of a Roman villa complex; evidence for Late Iron Age occupation of the site was also uncovered. Two substantial Roman buildings, a detached bath complex and a possible aisled barn were partially excavated. The remains of a p...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Excavations in 1978 and 1979 discovered the remains of a possible Iron Age and Romano British temple. The possible Iron Age temple was circular in plan. The Romano British temple was of two phases and consisted of a stone walled enclosure inside which were two shrines, a building and a str...

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Excavations in 1937 uncovered the remains of an Iron Age and Romano British settlement site dating to the 1st and 2nd centuries AD. Further excavations in the vicinity in 1991 discovered more Iron Age and Roman settlement on the North side of Akeman Street. The Iron Age features had been s...