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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...

Archaeological and cultural heritage investigations on the site of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The creation of the Olympic Park prompted a comprehensive programme of archaeological excavation, building recording and photographic survey. The work was undertaken in 5 stages (1 - DBAs, WSIs and Method Statements; 2 - Field evaluation; 3a - archaeological mitigation, assessment and repo...

Oxfordshire Aggregates and Archaeology Assessment

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

This project quantified and reviewed the archaeological potential of the aggregate areas in Oxfordshire in order to provide an assessment of the threat to the archaeological resource from future aggregate extraction. This enabled discussion of suitable management and mitigation strategies,...

Goblin Combe, North Somerset

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

This project was a jointly funded purchase of Cleeve Wood, Goblin Combe, North Somerset, which contains a SSSI and a Scheduled Ancient Monument. Funding for the project came from English Heritage, English Nature and the countryside Agency Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund and the Heritag...

Devon Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC)

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Historic Landscape Characterisation was completed for Devon in order to record and understand the wider historic landscape of the county. The project was undertaken by Devon County Council and English Heritage, and supported by Tamar Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Service and Da...

North Lincolnshire Coversands Research Project

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

This project focussed upon the cover sand deposits of North Lincolnshire and used a variety of prospection techniques to identify possible archaeological sites that were then investigated via excavation. A number of analytical techniques were then tested with a view to gauging their effect...

Terrestrial Mineral Resource Assessment: Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The project was undertaken by Museum of London Archaeology and Buckinghamshire County Council (BCC) and Milton Keynes Council (MKC), as part of the Terrestrial Minerals Resource Assessment (TMRA) administered by English Heritage. The aim of the project was to map past, current and future...

People and the environment: a geoarchaeological approach to the Yorkshire Wolds landscape: PhD thesis, University of York (2010)

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Yorkshire Wolds chalkland is a well-studied archaeological landscape which is of particular significance for the prehistoric to medieval periods. The approaches taken to the archaeology of this area have mainly focussed on site-based, period-based archaeological investigations or on po...

Worcestershire Aggregates Resource Assessment

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Worcestershire Aggregates Resource Assessment results from a partnership project undertaken by Worcestershire Historic Environment and Archaeology Service (WHEAS) and Cotswold Archaeology. The project was commissioned by English Heritage through the Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund...

Assessment of archaeological resource in aggregate areas on the Isle of Wight

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

This project is a survey of the archaeology of the Isle of Wight focussing on areas which produce aggregate. It is funded by the Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund (ALSF) administered by English Heritage (EH) Historic Environment Enabling Programme (HEEP). Similar projects have been carri...