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OARE GUNPOWDER WORKS

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

Oare gunpowder works was founded circa 1710 at Oare Creek, west of Faversham. After the Napoleonic Wars the works were owned by John Hall who also owned two other gunpowder works in Faversham, The Home Works (TR 06 SW 45) and Marsh Works (TR 06 SW 64). His acquisition of the works lead to...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

HOLLYCOMBE

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

Landscape park, gardens and pleasance to Hollycombe House a cottage ornee constructed in 1803, remodelled as a tudor style house in 1892. The two-storey house is built of coursed stone with ashlar quoins. The pleasance and park were created during the early 19th century. The pleasance was...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

CROWNHILL FORT

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

The earthwork, rock cut and some of the earth covered parts of the Royal Commission fort known as Crownhill Fort, built between 1863 and 1872. Part of a series of defences which protected the city of Plymouth and Devonport Dockyard from attack by land. The fort was designed by Captain EF D...

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YARMOUTH CASTLE

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

Artillery castle, probably built May to November 1547 but not possibly not completed untill 1559. Built as part of Henry VIIIs coast defence scheme. In 1597-8 an earthen bulwalk with bastions was added and in 1609 additions were made including corner buttresses. Further alterations were ma...

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

Extensive mid 18th century pleasure ground and parkland laid out in a steep-sided dene at The Castle. The dene has a number of ornamental plantings and features including pools, a suspension bridge constructed in 1878. Paths cut though the woods and Castle Eden Burn is divided into a numbe...

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GRIMS DYKE

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

Garden and pleasure grounds to Grims Dyke, a house constructed in 1870-71. The grounds were laid out in the early 1870s by Frederick Goodall. Features include a sunken formal garden. Further development of the gardens took place during the 1890s and early 1900s. One of the main garden feat...

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BREAN DOWN

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

Prehistoric, Roman, medieval and post medieval features on Brean Down

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LONGFORD PARK

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

A 16th century park, landscaped during the 18th century, with 19th century formal gardens. The park has belts of trees around most of its boundaries, with areas of thicker woodland in the northeast quarter and a pleasance in the southern area of the estate. Formal gardens were first design...

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PARK LEVEL LEAD MINE

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

The monument is situated on the Killhope Burn, in the upper reaches of Weardale, County Durham, and includes the buildings, earthworks and other remains of the Park Level lead mine. The mine lies within within a former medieval hunting forest once the po

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BLACK TOM SHAFT

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

Black Tom Shaft is situated 160 metres north east of Old Engine Shaft. Mine working was being undertaken in this area prior to 1820, and the original Black Tom Shaft is thought to be the same as the shaft shown in this vicinity on the 1766 estate map. Thereafter, the area is believed to ha...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290