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University of Exeter, Penryn Campus, Cornwall. Archaeological Strip, Map and Sample Excavation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-316620)

Cotswold Archaeology
In June and July 2017, Cotswold Archaeology carried out an archaeological strip, map and sample excavation at the University of Exeter, Penryn Campus, Cornwall. The excavation recorded a potentially Bronze Age ditch alignment running across the site, as well as an Early Bronze Age posthole, a small number of undated pits and postholes and some post-medieval/modern features. The Bronze Age features apparently represent outlying activity associated with Bronze Age features recorded previously to the immediate...

Plot C2, Millbay, Plymouth. Archaeological Watching Brief (OASIS ID: cotswold2-316775)

Cotswold Archaeology
In May and July 2017, Cotswold Archaeology (CA) carried out an archaeological watching brief during the excavation of ground investigation test pits at Plot C2, Millbay, Plymouth. One test pit contained a silty clay layer, possibly representing a deposit associated with the Sourpool, a large area of marshland recorded in early documents and which was drained in the 16th century. A culvert was recorded within the site. This had been much rebuilt/repaired, with sections of...

Land at Woolwell, Plymouth, Devon. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-316730)

Cotswold Archaeology
In November 2017, Cotswold Archaeology carried out an archaeological evaluation of land at Woolwell, Plymouth, Devon. A total of 36 trenches was excavated within the survey area. The evaluation recorded several archaeological features, mainly located in three concentrations in the northern half of the survey area; these concentrations apparently comprise localised areas of Roman and medieval activity. A small number of outlying and isolated ditches and pits were also recorded; these are typical of scattered...

Land at Wavendon, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-317795)

Cotswold Archaeology
An archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in June 2016 at Land at Wavendon, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. Thirty-eight trenches were excavated. In discussion with Nick Crank during the site visit on the 9th June the additional trench in the proposed access area to the north-west of the site was removed from this phase of works; as were Trenches 39-44 in the south-eastern field belonging to the Wavendon Foundation. In view of the generally negative...

Land at Chapel Gover, Newquay, Cornwall. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-305783)

Cotswold Archaeology
In June 2017, Cotswold Archaeology carried out an archaeological evaluation of land at Chapel Gover, Newquay, Cornwall. A total of 10 trenches was excavated within the site. The evaluation identified a series of ditches and a single possible posthole at the site, as well as a localised area of furrows. The posthole and six of the ditches were cut into the natural substrate and sealed by the subsoil. These ditches do not correspond to any...

3 to 5 Queen Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-289355)

Cotswold Archaeology
An archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in February 2017 at 3 to 5 Queen Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire. Two trenches were excavated. Surfaces of Roman date, likely to be associated with a portico on the southern side of Ermin Street separating insula VIII and IX and a yard surface, were encountered at the limit of excavation in both trenches. These were overlain by successive soil horizons of post- Roman date.

Gatehouse Farm, Dawlish, Teignbridge, Devon. Detailed Gradiometer Survey (OASIS ID: wessexar1-214887)

Wessex Archaeology
Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by PLC Planning on behalf of Gatehouse Park Developments Ltd. to undertake a detailed gradiometer survey of land at Gatehouse Farm, Dawlish, Teignbridge, Devon, ahead of a proposed residential development. The site comprises several arable and pasture fields to the north of Langdon Road and occupies the base of a low valley, sloping up towards the northwestern and southwestern extents. The gradiometer survey was conducted using a Bartington Grad 601-2 dual...

Roborough Solar PV Array, Roborough, Devon. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-316757)

Cotswold Archaeology
In January 2017, Cotswold Archaeology (CA) carried out an archaeological evaluation at the proposed site of Roborough Solar PV Array, Devon (centred on NGR: SX 4938 6192). The evaluation was undertaken at the request of Arcus Consultancy Services Ltd on behalf of Verto Energy Ltd and Soventix GmbHm. The fieldwork comprised the excavation of 34 trenches. All trenches were 20m long and 2m wide. T33 was moved from the location specified in the WSI on...

Land at Wasperton Lane, Barford, Warwickshire. Archaeological Excavation and Watching Brief (OASIS ID: cotswold2-308283)

Cotswold Archaeology
An archaeological excavation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in January 2017 and subsequent watching brief in May 2017 at Land at Wasperton Lane, Barford, Warwickshire. The excavation area was located in the central eastern area of the development area, targeted on possible prehistoric features identified in a previous evaluation of the site (AW 2016a). The excavation and watching brief identified a series of 21 pits and two postholes all dating to the Late Prehistoric period....

Land at Smeeton Road, Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-250636)

Cotswold Archaeology
An archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in October 2015 on land at Smeeton Road, Kibworth, Beauchamp, Leicestershire. The work was carried out in order to inform a planning application for residential development of the site. The fieldwork comprised the excavation of six trenches. Archaeological interest in the site derives from it's location within Kibworth Beauchamp's historic core. Archaeological investigations undertaken to the immediate east of the site have revealed activity dating to 10th-12th...

Griffin Quarry, Southam, Warwickshire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-281740)

Cotswold Archaeology
The earliest remains encountered by the evaluation date to the Middle/Late Iron Age and comprise a rectilinear enclosure and part of a ditch system bordering the western boundary of the site, a 'banjo' enclosure in the south central area and a small enclosure and associated ditch system south-east of Griffin Farm. A crouched burial of probable Iron Age date and deposits containing ironworking debris were encountered close to the north-west boundary of the site, west...

Lockington Quarry (Phase 8), Lockington, Leicestershire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-299226)

Cotswold Archaeology
In June 2017, Cotswold Archaeology carried out an archaeological evaluation for Phase 8 of the Lockington Quarry Extension, near Lockington, Leicestershire. The evaluation, which was commissioned by Archaeologica Ltd on behalf of Lafarge Tarmac Trading Ltd, was undertaken in order to comply with the requirements of a planning condition that had been attached to planning consent for the quarry extension by Leicestershire County Council. The evaluation comprised the excavation of eleven 30m trial trenches. The...

The Cottage, Church Lane, Slapton, Northamptonshire. Archaeological Strip, Map and Sample Excavation (OASIS ID: kdkarcha1-209539)

KDK Archaeology
During June 2015, KDK undertook a strip, map and sample excavation at The Cottage, Church Lane, Slapton, Northants, in advance of the construction of a 2-storey extension on the footprint of an earlier single-storey extension to the rear of the building. The site is located within the core of a shrunken medieval village, and the surrounding fields contain the remains of house platforms or closes, and it was thought that there was the potential for...

Fawsely Hall, Fawsley, Northamptonshire. Programme of observation and recording (OASIS ID: kdkarcha1-210343)

KDK Archaeology
In July 2015 KDK Archaeology Ltd undertook a programme of observation and recording at Fawsley Hall, Fawsley, Northamptonshire as Condition 3 of Planning Consent for the development of the site. This series of works was located between the proposed plant room in the southwest of the development site, and the Georgian plant room in the northeast, and consisted of a small area of ground reduction to the south, and an 87.3m service trench between the...

HE7238 - Stonehenge Southern World Heritage Site Survey -

Historic England
A Historic England project to improve our understanding of the archaeological resource of the Stonehenge World Heritage Site south of the A303 road. Comprising aerial photographic analysis, analytical earthwork survey, geophysical survey, excavation and analysis, the project fieldwork ran between autumn 2015 and spring 2016. This archive covers the excavation element of the project. The excavations were at West Amesbury Farm, on the southern slopes of King Barrow Ridge in the eastern part of the...

The Three Hammers PH, Chiswell Green, Hertfordshire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: kdkarcha1-266321)

KDK Archaeology
In January 2017 KDK Archaeology Ltd undertook an Archaeological Evaluation at land adjoining the Three Hammers Public House, Watford Road, Chiswell Green, Hertfordshire. Two trenches were excavated revealing two large features which may be quarry pits, two small ditches, and a feature of indeterminate function which could be a pit, ditch or tree throw. The only finds were post-medieval ceramics, which were recovered from the pit in Trench 1.

St Edmunds, Northampton, Northamptonshire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASID ID: kdkarcha1-258222)

KDK Archaeology
In October 2016 KDK Archaeology Ltd undertook an archaeological evaluation at the Former St Edmund's Hospital, Wellingborough Road, Northampton. The hospital formed part of the Northampton Union Workhouse which was developed in 1836/37. Five trenches were located within the footprint of the proposed development, or as close to it as was practicable, constituting approximately a 2.5% sample of the site. No archaeological features or finds were observed during this evaluation prior to the modern developments.

Tomways, Bury Green, Hertfordshire. Archaeological Observation and Recording (OASIS ID: kdkarcha1-224790)

KDK Archaeology
In December 2015 KDK Archaeology Ltd undertook a programme of archaeological observation and recording at Tomways, Bury Green, Little Hadham, Hertfordshire, as a condition of planning consent. The site's stratigraphy consisted of topsoil overlying a levelling layer with modern rubble above the natural clay geology. No archaeological deposits, features or finds were noted during the works.

2 Park Road, Hartwell, Northamptonshire. Archaeological Observation, Investigation and Recording (OASIS ID: kdkarcha1-207471)

KDK Archaeology
In July 2015 KDK Archaeology Ltd undertook a programme of Archaeological Observation, Investigation and Recording at 2 Park Road, Hartwell, Northamptonshire. Ten postholes were revealed within Area 2; no archaeology was observed in Area 1. Seven of the postholes still had surviving wooden posts. The postholes identified in this project were most likely from modern fences or animal enclosures related to the building currently occupying the property. However, as there were no finds in any...

Aston Park Farm, Aston, Hertfordshire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: kdkarcha1-272390)

KDK Archaeology
In February 2017, KDK Archaeology Ltd undertook an archaeological evaluation of Aston Park Farm 2 Stringers Lane, Aston, Hertfordshire for Michael Sandford on behalf of Stay New Homes Ltd. The site is located on the west side of Stringers Lane in the village and civil parish of Aston and was previously a garden. The excavation consisted of a single trench, and no features or artefacts were noted.

Blackwell Grange Solar Farm, Blackwell, Warwickshire. Archaeological Watching Brief (OASIS ID: cotswold2-307295)

Cotswold Archaeology
In January 2017, Cotswold Archaeology carried out an archaeological watching brief during groundworks associated with the construction of a solar farm at Blackwell Grange, Blackwell, Warwickshire. Geophysical survey and trial trench evaluation had identified the archaeological remains of Iron Age and Roman settlement and activity in the central and eastern parts of the site. The watching brief identified two ditches in a cable trench at the southern edge of the settlement that correspond with linear...

Maudslay Park, Great Alne, Warwickshire. Archaeological Strip, Map and Sample Excavation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-316330)

Cotswold Archaeology
In February 2013, Cotswold Archaeology carried out an archaeological strip, map and sample excavation on the site of Great Alne Hall, Warwickshire, a late 19th-century house, designed and built by the architect Mr G. H. Hunt for Mr Daniel Rowlinson Ratcliff. The house was demolished in the late 1930s and offices were eventually built over the site, with the grounds being developed for a motor-manufacturing factory. This industrial complex, Maudslay Park, is now being demolished...

Home Guard Club, Tiddington, Warwickshire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-282051)

Cotswold Archaeology
An archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Cotswold which had limited correlation with a preceding geophysical survey. Archaeologically significant features encountered comprised ditches and pits dated to the Middle to Late Iron Age. Evidence for Iron Age activity was identified in Trenches 7 and 8. Pottery of Middle or Later Iron Age date, 'pot boilers' and a whetstone consistent with Iron Age dating was recovered from a pit and the ditch fills of a rectilinear enclosure....

Land off Kimcote Road, Gilmorton, Leicestershire. Archaeological Evaluation and Earthworks Survey (OASIS ID: cotswold2-316370)

Cotswold Archaeology
An archaeological evaluation and earthworks survey were undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in November 2017 at Land off Kimcote Road, Gilmorton, Leicestershire. Fourteen trenches were excavated. The results of the evaluation suggest the existence of several distinct phases of agricultural activity within the area, with a number of north / south and east / west aligned ditches possibly having formed a system of rectangular field boundaries or enclosures. These in turn seem to have been replaced...

Land at Banbury Road, Southam, Warwickshire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-316306)

Cotswold Archaeology
In September 2017, an archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology of land at Banbury Road, Southam, Warwickshire. The work was undertaken to fulfil a condition attached to planning consent for residential development of up to 47 dwellings. The fieldwork comprised the excavation of five trenches. Interest in the site derives from its location within the hinterland of Southam, a medieval settlement which developed into a small light-industrial town during the 19th and 20th centuries....

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