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Meols: The Archaeology of the North Wirral Coast

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The aim of the project was to catalogue all the finds known to have been recovered from the North Wirral shore in the Meols area, to interpret these in the light of modern scholarship and to publish the results. The majority of the finds were recovered during the 19th century from the erod...

York Archaeological Trust Fascicules

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Reports on the work of the York Archaeological Trust for Excavation and Research undertaken from 1973 onwards are published as separate parts or fascicules making up a series of nineteen volumes entitled The Archaeology of York, covering all aspects from historical research and excavation...

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

Site of 13thc Manor House. Worked flints, Romano British sherds. Roman coins. Anglo-Saxon sherds

Glastonbury Abbey: Archaeological Excavations 1904 - 1979

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Glastonbury Abbey is crucial to understanding British monasticism, and through its links with the Arthurian legends, it holds a special place in English popular culture. The site was purchased by the Church of England in 1907, and thirty-four seasons of excavation took place in the years 1...

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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

Finds from Ken Hill. A Mesolithic flint industry with a few flakes and microlithic points. A fragment of Beaker pottery dating to the late Neolithic was found and an early Bronze Age flint industry. A fragmentary Bronze Age socketed axe was found and a group of saddle querns dating from th...

HALLS CLOSE

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

Earthworks of a Medieval ringwork and bailey. During excavations in 1959 a large quantity of pottery dating to the 12th - 13th centuries was found. There is some debate as to whether this is the site of a castle captured by Stephen in 1139 (Renn 1968), or whether the latter was sited at So...

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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...

SOUTHORPE

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

Deserted Medieval settlement, surviving as cropmarks and earthworks. These include a moat with the manor house, a hollow way, building platforms, fishponds and a ridge and furrow field system. Population declined during the 15th century. The church was demolished in the early 16th century....