Current search

Filters

Total results: 4

CHELMS COMBE ROCK SHELTER

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

Site of a rock shelter and slitter, both now destroyed by quarrying. Excavations in 1925-6 found Romano-British pottery, early 4th century coins and a brooch, Iron Age pottery and traces of a smelting furnace, Neolithic and Beaker pottery, and human remains. Also present was a deposit cont...

No title

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

An inhumation cemetery consisting of over 400 graves was excavated in 1962-3 at Cannington Park. It probably originally had 2000-5000 graves. The burials are dated fron AD 350 to the 8th century. Despite its longevity, it should perhaps be seen as a Sub-Roman and native Celtic cemetery rat...

CATCOTE

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

Excavated remains of an Iron Age/Romano-British occupation site dating from c100 BC to the end of the Roman period: Neolithic sherds found.

HOLBOROUGH KNOB

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

Site of a Roman barrow with prehistoric origins discovered circa 1596 and excavated in 1844 and 1954. Finds include prehistoric pottery sherds, inhumations, cremations, amphorae, iron nails, a wooden and a lead coffin, a sella castrensis, a wooden bier and a Roman coin. The burials date fr...