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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...

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

WYCOMBE RAILWAY.

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

Branch railway authorised in 1846 between Oxford and Maidenhead, with a branch to Aylesbury. The Wycombe - Maidenhead section was completed in 1854, the extension to Thame via Princes Risborough in 1862, both sections being single and broad gauge. The Aylesbury extension was completed in 1...

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

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

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

TINDALEFELL SPELTER WORKS

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

Remains of a 19th and 20th century zinc fume works located in the valley of Tarn Beck, Tindale. Opened in 1845, closed 1895. Spoil heaps reworked between 1928-1935. Reopened as a zinc works using a unique rotary kiln in 1937. Closed and demolished for scr

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

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

Ornamental gardens to Highnam Court, created in the mid 19th century. Gardens at Highnam Court are first documented on a map of 1757 when extensive formal gardens were present to the southwest of the house. Rock and flower gardens were laid out on the site of the lake which was drained in...

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

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

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

Terraced gardens at Clevedon Court, planted circa 1700 and extended during the early 18th century and circa 1775. It also has 18th and 19th century planting. Features include a possible bowling green and gazebo or loggia. A 1857 parterre was removed during the 1950s.

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

NEW TAVERN FORT

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

The upstanding and below ground remains of New Tavern Fort. It was built as a result of the 1778 survey of the defensive requirements of the Thames when fear of a French invasion led to the fort being built to provide cross fire with Tilbury on the other side of the river. Originally the f...

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

BERKS AND HANTS EXTENSION RAILWAY

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

Also known as the Kennet Valley Line, the Berks and Hants Extension was created to link Reading with the West country, creating a more direct route. The extension ran from Hungerford, the terminus of the Berks and Hants branch line, to Devizes, and was completed in 1862. The section betwee...

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

WIGPOOL IRONSONE MINE

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

Wigpool Ironstone Mine, a Post Medieval mine and associated features which were mapped from aerial photographs.

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