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Burdale: an Anglian settlement in the Yorkshire Wolds

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Investigation into night-hawk activity in Burdale dry valley revealed an Anglian assemblage of 8th-9th century date, consistent with a productive site. Aerial photography demonstrated the presence of Butterwick type irregular enclosures. Archaeological fieldwork was subsequently undertaken...

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

A 5th and 6th century Saxon mixed rite cemetery, Roman or Early Saxon sub-rectangular ditched enclosure, Neolithic or Bronze Age chipping floor, Bronze Age pits, and Medieval palisaded enclosure. The cemetery was discovered in 1934 in a gravel pit to the South of the Avon, when 29 male, 17...

Excavations at St Peters Church, Barton-upon-Humber

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

St Peters Church at Barton-upon-Humber (TA 0347 2194) was declared redundant in 1972 and taken into public guardianship in 1978 by the then Department of Environment. Given that it had long been recognised that it had a late Saxon origin, a major programme of excavation and survey was inst...

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

Middle Saxon defended settlement of Nottingham. Defences have been excavated on Fisher Gate (SK53NE99) and Boots Garage, (SK53NE101), where only the wide relatively shallow ditch survived. There was probably an earth bank behind the ditch, perhaps surmounted by a palisade. Observations of...

HASTINGS CASTLE

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

Castle and Collegiate Church. Castle built circa 1170, ruined by 1399. The church was founded circa 1090, dissolved in 1547. Foundations of church, North and East curtain walls and East gate of the castle are visible. Probably built on an Iron Age enclosure. There is documentary evidence t...

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

A multi period settlement site with evidence from the Neolothic to the Early Medeival periods, and a Saxon inhumation cemetery. Excavations uncovered evidence for Neolithic occupation consisting of pits containing pottery; a complex of round houses, enclosures, pits and ditches occupied fr...

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

Pit alignments have been recorded at Crowgreaves. They are pre-Norman, at least one is stated to be late or post Roman. Early Anglo Saxon pottery has been found in association with some pits. It has been speculated that the alignment may in part be an Anglo-Saxon boundary. Cropmarks includ...

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

Butlers Field. Excavation of the cropmark complex at Butlers Field took place in 1985 in advance of development. 5 major phases of land-use were revealed - An early Bronze Age ring ditch of 15m diameter with 2 central cremations. This was part of a cluster of ring ditches. Several pits con...

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

The ditches and enclosures of a possible Anglo-Saxon settlement were visible as cropmarks on air photographs.

Excavations at Flowerpot Lane, Exeter 1986 (Exeter archive site 85)

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The excavation, on the site of Hayes Barton a medieval manor for senior cleric, at Flowerpot Lane, was completed at the end of February 1987 and discovered a late 12th or early 13th century small rectangular ditched enclosure and a late 15th century, a large non-domestic building and later...