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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

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...

Wasperton Anglo-Saxon Cemetery

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The archaeological site found at Wasperton on the River Avon in central England (SP 2658) was investigated over several years. But the opportunity was seized, and its reward was not only the complete excavation of an early medieval cemetery but of its setting in an extensive piece of prehi...

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

Evidence of Roman-British and Saxon occupation has been found at Mill Street, Wantage, during an excavations in 1993-4. The occupation is agrarian in nature and starts in the 1st century with field banks. By the 2nd century a granary and domestic buildings had been constructed. This had be...

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

Remains of a medieval settlement and associated field system at Ballidon. The village is first documented in a charter of 963 and is referred to in the Domesday Book as Belidene. The settlement remains lie on either side of the road leading into the present village from the south. The area...

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

Late Iron Age and Roman settlement with pottery production, salt-production and evidence for two enclosures. Pits, post structures and ditches were found. There is evidence for 6th to 7th century occupation and for Medieval and post Medieval field boundaries.

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

Enclosures and fields of Roman date spanning the 1st-4th centuries were found during archaeological excavations at Downhouse Farm in 1993-5. They were succeeded by a 5th-6th century site with associated trackway. Mediaeval and post-Mediaeval ditches were present, and there was slight evide...

Thornborough Henges: Air Photo Mapping Project

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Thornborough Henges Air Photo Mapping Project was funded by the Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund (ALSF), as disbursed through English Heritage, and operated by Archaeological Services WYAS. An area of 100 square kilometres, centred on the nationally important prehistoric henge compl...

Lodge Farm, St Osyth, Essex

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

An archaeological excavation was carried out in advance of mineral extraction and the construction of an agricultural reservoir at Lodge Farm, St Osyth Essex from May 2000 to February 2003. The archaeological work was undertaken by Essex County Council Field Archaeology Unit and was financ...

Cleveland Farm, Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Between 1984 and 1990 a series of archaeological investigations were undertaken in the area around Cleveland Farm, Ashton Keynes, Wiltshire (centred on NGR 40675 1945) in advance of gravel extraction. The Fieldwork revealed evidence for occupation of the site from the Middle/Late Iron Age...