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Hadrians Wall in Housesteads Wood

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

Excavated and restored by Clayton in the mid-19th century, the Wall was found to have been built to narrow gauge specifications on narrow foundations. Archaeological Comments - Site:12018*0 Any restoration or repair work carried out on the Clayton Wall should be done so under the supervi...

CHURCH OF ST MARY IN CASTRO

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

Late Saxon Church situated within the defences of Dover Castle. A minster was founded at St Mary in Castro by 640 but in 696 was transferred to St Martins Church in the town. The church is thought to be was built before 1020 and reuses Roman building material within it fabric and at some p...

Barlow, Alleged tumuli-A and B-spoil heaps,C prob tumulus-?rabbit war

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

ST PETER AND ST PAULS CHURCH

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

Founded by St Birinus as the Cathedral of West Saxons 634-675; minster 634-1140; cathedral of Mercian see late 9th century-1067, Augustinian monastery 1140-1539; subsequently parish church. Plan of aisled chancel, nave with South aisle, West tower and South porch. The chancel was rebuilt i...

ST JOHNS CHURCH

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

There is tentative evidence that Stoke was a late Saxon minster, probably post-dating the pre-Viking network of parochiae. It may have been a burghal minster founded after the reconquest of Surrey by Alfred and his successors, circa 880-920. Plan of early 14th century nave, arcade and Sout...

Shell Bridge, Stowe Landscape Gardens

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

(1) The shell bridge is a dam holding back the Grotto Lake made to look like a pedimented bridge when viewed from the south. The south front is rendered and encrusted with conch shells. The overflow from the upper lake originally ran through channels in the centre and from either side crea...

WESTMINSTER ABBEY

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

Benedictine monastery founded on site in the 7th or 8th century, destroyed in the 9th century, refounded circa 969, enlarged mid 11th century and dissolved 1540. Re-founded 1556 but dissolved in 1558. Cathedral from 1540 but later a collegiate church. Present building dating from 1245. See...

Section 2 - Housesteads Crags W of Milecastle 37 - N Face

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

N face of Clayton Wall from the junction with the field wall at NY78386870 to the W side of the N gate of Milecastle 37 at NY784868691: 24m to corner, up to 6 Roman courses with well preserved Roman mortar, slump at 1m, bulge at 14.2m, stepped horizontal offset at 22.9m to end (Clayton Wal...

CHURCH OF ST MARY

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

A parish church built in the 12th century. Alleged to have been built on the site of a 7th century convent. The church was considerably altered in the 13th, 14th and 15th century and greatly damaged by an earthquake in 1579. The central tower fell in 1668. It was reconstructed in 1671.

ST MARGARETS CHURCH

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

Parish church constructed during the 13th century and partly rebuilt during the 15th century. Additions were constructed during the early and late 16th century. The church is constructed of flint and ragstone rubble and stone ashlar. A fragment of a decorated early 10thcentury limestone cr...