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Arch Eval at Former Highways Dept, Station Rd

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

The remains of a Roman boundary were found during archaeological work in Station Road, Alcester.{1} An archaeological evaluation at the former Highways Depot, Station Rd, Alcester, recovered evidence for Romano-British boundaries and a possible medieval ridge and furrow field system, but f...

Danes Bank

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

The site of Danes Bank, a boundary bank dating from the Medieval to the Post Medieval period. It is situated south of Coughton Park.{1} A long rectangular mound crowning the top of Cappa Hill. It is like a gigantic barrow encompassed by a double rampart, terminating on the N side with 2 re...

Iron Age linear earthwork 500m N of Lapworth

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

A linear earthwork, possibly dating to the Iron Age. It is probably part of the Hobditch, a boundary feature. It is located 500m north of Lapworth.{1} A short but well-defined length of bank and ditch are visible in a pasture field. The earthwork is about 15m wide and the total elevation a...

Netherend Shrunken Medieval Settlement

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

The site of a deserted settlement dating to the Medieval period. Documentary evidence suggests that this settlement was called Netherend. The remains of houses, crofts and boundaries are visible as earthworks. It is located 600m north west of the church, Chesterton.{1} Part of an extensive...

Iron Age linear earthwork

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

A linear earthwork possibly an Iron Age boundary, known as Hobditch. It is marked on the Ordnance Survey map of 1924. It is located 600m east of Umberslade Park.{1} A linear earthwork is marked on an early OS map and the field name Hob Daniels Close (centred on SP1471) taken from the Tithe...

Site of Row Ditch

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

A linear earthwork that is possibly a boundary ditch. It is of unknown date. The feature is located 900m west of Shelfield Green.{1} There are various references from the 13th century to the 17th century to an earthwork known as Roueditch or Row Ditch. It was first so-called in a grant of...

The Thundering Ditch

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

A brook or ditch known as the Thundering Ditch. It may be a boundary feature dating from the Medieval period. It runs through the parishes of Admington and Coughton.{1} Thundering ditch, or brook, which may date from the 13th century as a boundary feature.

Archaeological Evalutaion at Broomhill Farm, Bourton Heath

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

The site of a pit alignment and ditch, possibly forming a boundary, was found during archaeological work. It was Bronze Age or Iron Age in date and was situated in the area of Straight Mile.{1} A late Bronze Age or early Iron Age (c1400-600BC) linear boundary comprising a series of subcirc...

Bronze Age Features from Park Farm Excavation

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

A boundary ditch, thought to be Bronze Age in date, was discovered during an excavation. Finds from the site included fragments of Bronze Age pottery. The site now lies under the M40.{1} The site was excavated by Warwick Museum in advance of the building of the M40 motorway and is now tota...

Medieval Boundary Ditch to S of Wibtoft Church

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

A boundary ditch of Medieval date. The ditch is visible as an earthwork. It marks the eastern edge of Wibtoft village.{1} The E edge of Wibtoft village is delimited by a deep, partially waterfilled ditch. The largest section of the ditch is approximately 75m long, 12m wide and up to 1.5m d...