315 Works

20 Leys Road, Loughton, Buckinghamshire. Archaeological Watching Brief (OASIS ID: heritage1-231848)

The Heritage Network
In response to a planning condition on the construction of a new dwelling, with detached garage and associated access, services and landscaping, on land at 20 Leys Road, Loughton, Milton Keynes, the Heritage Network was commissioned by Fernwood Developments (MK) Ltd. to undertake a programme of archaeological monitoring of the construction groundworks. Loughton is recorded in the Domesday Survey of 1086 as Lochintone, and its name may suggest that the settlement has Anglo-Saxon origins. In...

Acre Croft, High Street, Great Chesterford, Essex. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: heritage1-234746)

The Heritage Network
In response to a planning condition on the redevelopment of land at Acre Croft, High Street, Great Chesterford, Essex, CB10 1PL, the Heritage Network was commissioned by Brian Christian acting of behalf of Mr and Mrs R Clarke to undertake a programme of archaeological investigation. Planning permission for the development (14/01437/FUL) was granted by Uttlesford District Council (UDC), subject to a standard archaeological condition issued under the provisions set out in the Department of Communities...

Abbey Old House, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-294939)

An archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in September 2017 at Abbey Old House, Winchcombe, Gloucestershire. Three test pits were excavated. One test pit contained a north-west/south-east aligned wall, interpreted as part of a medieval building most probably associated with Winchcombe Abbey. The other two test pits contained flagstone flooring associated with the medieval building. These features were covered by demolition layers, attributed to the destruction of the building.

Land East of Halstead Road, Kirby Cross, Essex. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-288047)

An archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in December 2017 on land east of Halstead Road, Kirby Cross, Essex. A total of 84 trenches was excavated. The evaluation identified a single feature of Late prehistoric date together with a small area of medieval activity within the eastern part of the site. This medieval activity comprised agricultural boundary ditches and a cluster of pits. Undated activity comprised three undated pits and an unurned cremation in...

The Garden House, Tewin Water, Tewin. Watching Brief (OASIS ID: heritage1-265853)

The Heritage Network
In response to a planning condition on the construction of a new garage and an adjacent area of hardstanding for parking at the rear of The Garden House, Tewin Water, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, the Heritage Network was commissioned by the owners to undertake a programme of archaeological monitoring of the groundworks. It was considered that the present investigation had the potential to contribute to a greater understanding of the origins and development of Tewin from the...

34 Watton Road, Ware, Hertfordshire. Watching Brief (OASIS ID: heritage1-293016)

The Heritage Network
In response to a condition on the planning consent for construction of a side extension at 34 Watton Road, Ware, Hertfordshire, the Heritage Network was commissioned by the owner to undertake a programme of archaeological monitoring of the development groundworks. The foundation trenches were excavated by hand. The monitoring of the development groundworks demonstrated a stratigraphic sequence consisting of a mixed deposit of apparently made-ground directly overlying subsoil. This upper deposit is likely to have...

Former Dunmow Skips site, Station Road, Felsted, Essex. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: heritage1-183347)

The Heritage Network
In order to characterise the archaeological potential of land located at the former Dunmow Skips site, Essex, the Heritage Network was commissioned by Dunmow Skips Ltd, to undertake an archaeological field evaluation. This work was a requirement of the planning consent granted by the local planning authority. The northern half of the site was occupied by an old quarry and the southern half was covered by concrete hardstanding, a former waste transfer station and skip...

Six Tunnels Farm, Gaddesden Row, Hertfordshire. Archaeological Watching Brief (OASIS ID: kdkarcha1-214660)

In June and July 2015 KDK Archaeology Ltd undertook a programme of archaeological observation at Six Tunnels Farm, Gaddesden Row, Hertfordshire. Six site visits were made during the construction of a new access road to the southeast of the existing house. The general stratigraphy of the site lacks subsoil, suggesting that there has been disturbance in this area, probably as a result of either deep ploughing or general landscaping of the area during the construction...

Land at Falmouth, Cornwall Archaeological Evaluation (cotswold2-315797)

In October 2017, Cotswold Archaeology carried out an archaeological evaluation of land at Falmouth, Cornwall. The evaluation identified a series of ditches, pits and postholes in the central, southern and western areas of the site. Artefactual material was scarce and could not generally be closely dated, but a one trench contained a concentration of pits/postholes and a possible hearth which have tentatively been interpreted as the remains of one or more prehistoric roundhouses. Also recorded...

Botallack Cricket Club Truthwall, St Just, Cornwall. Heritage Impact Assessment (OASIS ID: statemen1-300820)

This archive presents the result of an assessment of the heritage significance of a building most recently used as Botallack Cricket Club and of the impacts of current for its change of use to a residential dwelling. The assessment evidences the contribution of the building to the St Just Mining District (Cornwall and West Devon Mining WHS) and concludes that the proposals will have an overall positive benefit on the Outstanding Universal Value of the...

St Mary's Church, Aston Somerville, Worcestershire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: urbanarc1-312934)

Urban Archaeology
On the 6th and 7th June 2018 Urban Archaeology carried out an evaluation at St Mary's church, Aston Somerville, Worcestershire on behalf of the Diocese of Gloucester. Two test pits were excavated by the east wall of the chancel. Natural ground was not observed in either test pit, in both pits a similar layer of redeposited sandy silt was recorded to a depth of up to 1.03m below present ground level. Two sherds of pottery...

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

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....

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

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.

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

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...

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

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....

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

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...

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

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...

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

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

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...

ASDA Petrol Filling Station, Bruton Way, Gloucester. Archaeological Watching Brief (OASIS ID: cotswold2-299396)

An archaeological watching brief was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology during groundworks associated with the construction of a new petrol station at the ASDA supermarket, Bruton Way, Gloucester. A stone built wall, possibly associated with a former Midlands Railway locomotive shed, and a brick built soakaway and associated drain, probably associated with the former Eastgate Railway Station sidings, were identified. A small, undated ditch was also identified aligned parallel with the brick built drain that has...

17 The Avenue, Cirencester, Gloucestershire. Archaeological Evaluation (OASIS ID: cotswold2-286045)

An archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in May 2017 at 17 The Avenue, Cirencester, Gloucestershire. A single test pit, measuring 1.5m by 1.5m, was excavated. An intersection of two walls and a small portion of a probable opus signinum floor were identified during the evaluation. These structural elements are most likely associated with the continuation of Roman Building XIV, 2 which fronting street D, the boundary between insula I and insula XIV/XV of...

St Mary's Church, Bayford, Hertfordshire. Archaeological Watching Brief (OASIS ID: kdkarcha1-188097)

In August 2014 a programme of observation and recording was undertaken during the installation of drainage trenches at St Mary's Church, Bayford, Hertfordshire in order to meet the requirements of the Diocesan Advisory Committee for the Diocese of St Albans Trenches were excavated to the north and south of the church to relieve the problem of poor surface water drainage and consequent damage to the church fabric. No archaeological features were revealed during the groundworks,...

Former Castleford Hospital, Castleford, Wakefield, West Yorkshire. Historic Building Recording (OASIS ID: archaeol11-327192)

Set between Castleford and Normanton, the former Castleford hospital was constructed in 1926, with an additional outpatients department added in 1938. Subsequent additions from 1953 onwards were very different in form. Archaeological Services WYAS (ASWYAS) were commissioned to carry out a building survey at the Former Castleford Hospital, West Yorkshire. The works were carried out in accordance with a specification, prepared by West Yorkshire Archaeology Advisory Service

Radiocarbon dating and isotope analysis on the purported Aurignacian skeletal remains from Fontana Nuova (Ragusa, Italy)

Theis Jensen
ZooMS peptide mass fingerprinting conducted on eight faunal remains from Fontana Nuova (Regusa, Italy), in order to obtain species identification. Eight raw spectra outputs from MALDI-TOF-MS. Each spectra consists of three .txt files.

Land Adjacent to 11 Bourne Road, Southampton, Hampshire. Archaeological Watching Brief. (SOU1779) (OASIS ID: wessexar1-302957)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by Welben Ltd ('the client'), to undertake an archaeological watching brief during groundworks associated with the development of land adjacent to 11 Bourne Road, Southampton, SO15 3AB, centred on National Grid Reference (NGR) 440970 112375. The development comprises the erection of a 2-storey building to provide 2 x two bedroom flats with associated bin and cycle storage and amenity space. The archaeological watching brief monitored the excavation of foundation trenches for...

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