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

Evidence of Anglo-Saxon settlement and a Medieval House at Pride Hill. Excavated features included an Anglo-Saxon cess pit dated to the 10th century, and a Medieval 14th century house built against the town wall. Associated with the house was a bread oven. The medieval layers yielded a Rom...

ST LEONARDS HOSPITAL

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

Founded circa 1220, and annexed to Tynemouth Priory during the 14th century. Dissolved in 1536. Excavations have located the plan of the building and the cemetery.

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

The earthwork remains of a ringwork castle and a double bailey, situated on the western outskirts of Aston Cantlow, with an earlier, Late Saxon ringwork. The ringwork is roughly circular in plan and enclosed by a bank and external ditch. The surface of the ringwork is uneven, indicating th...

WINGHALE PRIORY

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

Benedictine alien grange of Seez Abbey, founded in 1115, dissolved in 1400, seen as earthworks. Ditches containing Iron Age/Roman pottery and stray finds of human bone have been recovered during gravel extraction. The earthworks consist of an enclosure and probable fishponds.

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

Excavations behind 21 Moulsham Street uncovered three Roman buildings, the first predated the Boudiccan revolt, the second was of 1st-2nd century AD date and the third of 3rd century AD date; 4th century AD drainage ditches were also found. A 14th century Medieval road and pottery were als...

SHERBORNE OLD CASTLE

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

Sherborne Old Castle was built as a fortified bishops palace and castle during the early 12th century on top of a natural knoll in the Yeo Valley. Its centre block of buildings were constructed of local stone, using a rubble core with Ham Hill ashlar facing. This was surrounded by a curtai...

GODSTOW ABBEY

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

Benedictine Nunnery founded circa 1133 dissolved 1539 surviving as the ruins of a 16th century chapel and enclosure with part of wall. Partly excavated, although no details of the layout had been revealed. Stone coffins have been discovered. Descriptions of the buildings shortly after the...

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

One Romano British and one Medieval ditch were found in 1971 during gas pipeline operations. One ditch contained 1st century pottery, the other 14th century pottery.

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

1st-4th century Romano-British pottery scatters, iron objects and a post-hole may indicate a settlement; located near Stane Street. An overlying scatter of 13th/14th pottery may also indicate the site of a settlement. A flint core and flint flakes were found.

ST GILES CHURCHYARD

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Medieval churchyard and churchyard boundary wall. Part of the wall appears to have been incorporated into the town defences during the 15th century.