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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...

Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment: North East

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The North East Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment, or NERCZA, is one of a series of projects initiated by English Heritage around the coasts of England. The NERCZA study area consists of approximately 200km of coastline between the Lowest Astronomical Tide (LAT) and 1km inland from Mean High Wa...

Wearmouth and Jarrow Monastic sites. Volume 2 Appendix C

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The twin monastery of Wearmouth and Jarrow achieved European importance in the period between its foundation in the late 7th century and destruction in the mid-9th century. Thius is mainly because of the fame of its most renowned inmate, the theologian and historian, Bede. The excavated...

Extensive Urban Survey - Wiltshire

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Wiltshire County Archaeology Service began work on the Wiltshire Historic Towns Survey in August 1999 as part of the national EUS programme instigated and funded by English Heritage. The project comprised a survey of the historic towns of Wiltshire, including those in the Unitary Authority...

Solent Aggregates to Outreach

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Aggregates to Outreach project has developed, distributed and delivered a series of presentations to groups and a teaching pack for educators based around national curriculum subjects. The project has generated three main reports - project scoping, trialling and final reports.

The Deanery, Chapel Road, Southampton (OASIS ID wessexar1-92410)

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The site lies within the south-west of the known extent of the nationally important mid-Saxon settlement of Hamwic. The natural Brickearth sub-strata was cut by a number of pit like features; only two of these were sample excavated and very little dating evidence was recovered. However, bo...

Historic Seascape Characterisation: Bristol Channel and Severn Estuary

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A project funded by English Heritage to apply Historic Seascape Characterisation to the Bristol Channel and Severn Estuary. The dataset comprises the project report which is in three sections: Section 1 Implementing the Method; Section 2 Application Review and Case Studies; and Section 3 C...

Forest of Dean Archaeological Survey: LiDAR Survey

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Lidar survey of selected areas of woodland and the hard rock Aggregates Resource Area of the Forest of Dean., Gloucestershire, and rapid transcription of the results to identify sites which had not been recognised by other methods. The survey was part of a larger project (Stage 3A of the F...

Aggregates Extraction and Archaeology Backlogs: Cambridgeshire

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Cambridgeshire has been subject to widespread gravel (aggregates) extraction throughout the 20th century and, like much of the rest of the country, intensively since World War 2. The county is crossed by three great river valleys - the Cam, the Great Ouse and the Nene - that produced large...