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2014


October 2014... Objects and Identities in Roman Britain and the North-Western Provinces (info)

Appendices and additional information released in conjunction with Dr Hella Eckardt's Objects and Identities in Roman Britain and the North-Western Provinces released in autumn 2014. The material presented here is the result of data collection on a range of object types from Roman Britain and the Roman north-western provinces for the book.

October 2014... Palm Cross Green, Modbury (info)

An archaeological evaluation was carried out by Oakford Archaeology on land adjacent to Palm Cross Green, Modbury, Devon. Excavation revealed three ditches, two discrete features and the remains of a hedgebank of probable post-medieval date. All the linears and the hedgebank had been identified by the geophysical survey.

October 2014... An Imperial Frontier and its Landscape: the Gorgan and Tammisheh Walls in North-East Iran (info)

The overall objective of our project was to date and place within their strategic and landscape context the Gorgan and Tamishe Walls in NE Iran. At 195 km length the Gorgan Wall forms the longest continuous ancient linear barrier between the German Limes and the Chinese linear earthworks.

September 2014... Exeter Skypark, RGF Site Clearance and Landscaping (OASIS ID: wessexar1-179582) (info)

An archaeological evaluation by Wessex Archaeology; the evaluation consisted of nine machine-excavated trial trenches measuring 30m x 2m. No archaeological features or deposits were identified within the evaluation trenches.

September 2014... Exeter Skypark, Devon (OASIS ID: wessexar1-179082) (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by St Modwen Developments Ltd on behalf of Skypark Development Partnership LLP (the Client) to carry out historic building recording prior to the removal of remnant WWII buildings and structures and redevelopment at the Exeter Skypark (Exeter Airport), Clyst Honiton, Devon.

September 2014... The Excavation of the Cleatham Anglo-Saxon Cemetery, North Lincolnshire (info)

Additional GIS files have been added to this archive. This archive presents the results of excavations between 1984 and 1989 at the Anglo-Saxon mixed rite cemetery at Cleatham, in the parish of Manton, North Lincolnshire. This work resulted in the recovery of 1204 urns and 62 inhumations together with boundary ditches and other features.

September 2014... Roman Amphora: a digital resource: updated (info)

Two new amphora types have been added to this resource, Melos and Sagalassos.

September 2014... Church Wilne Deserted Medieval Settlement, Derbyshire: updated (info)

Additional files have been added to this archive, the result of archaeological investigations of a deserted medieval village undertaken in 1974 and 1975 by the Trent Valley Archaeological Research Committee.

September 2014... South Yeo Farmhouse (OASIS ID: acarchae2-160456) (info)

Historic building recording was carried out by AC archaeology during repairs to the roof of South Yeo Farmhouse, Poughill, Devon (SS 86498 08502). South Yeo is a late medieval farmhouse that was altered in the 16th, 17th and 20th centuries. It is Grade II* listed (National Heritage List no. 1250718), and the work was required as a condition of the grant of listed building consent.

August 2014... Expanding the Neighbourhood Plan evidence base - Museums and HERS (info)

English Heritage commissioned Locus Consulting to undertake the Neighbourhood Plan Evidence Base Project. The project sought to understand how communities preparing a Neighbourhood Plan are able to access, interpret and use heritage information held by local authority Archives, Museums and Historic Environment Records (HERs). The project is part of an ongoing initiative to promote the use of heritage information in community-led planning.

August 2014... Cornwall Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) (info)

The Historic Landscape Characterisation Project in Cornwall provides a commentary on each of the Historic Landscape Character Types mapped in the 1994 Cornwall HLC, the first Historic Landscape Characterisation to be undertaken for a whole county in Britain. It is intended to help users better understand the origins and components of Cornwall's historic landscape character and the issues affecting it.

August 2014... Kent Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) (info)

Oxford Archaeological Unit (now Oxford Archaeology) was commissioned by English Heritage and Kent County Council to undertake an Historic Landscape Characterisation of Kent including Medway. The primary aim was to produce a digital map of Kent's Historic Landscape Types with associated explanatory text that would: a) enhance the formulation of development plans, structural planning programmes, development control and conservation activities and b) establish a framework in conjunction with the complimentary countrywide landscape assessment for future historic landscape assessment and research.

August 2014... Sussex Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) (info)

The Sussex Historic Landscape Characterisation project identified areas or units of land based on their key historic landscape attributes. It was a desk-based exercise aimed at providing a first step to understanding the historic time-depth of a given area.

August 2014... Avon Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) (info)

The Avon Historic Landscape Characterisation was undertaken between 1995 and 1998. The main aim was to produce a map which displayed the current (1998) character of the landscape by revealing the historic processes whereby the present plan form of the current landscape had been initiated and developed.

July 2014... Worcestershire Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) (info)

In July 2007, Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service began a two and a half year project, jointly funded by English Heritage and Worcestershire County Council, to characterise the historic landscape of Worcestershire through mapping and associated interpretive material. It forms part of English Heritage's national programme of Historic Landscape Characterisation.

July 2014... AustArch: A Database of Australian 14C and Luminescence Ages (info)

The AustArch dataset consists of 5,044 radiocarbon determinations from 1,748 archaeological sites across Australia. The dataset also contains a further 478 non-radiocarbon ages from optically stimulated luminescence, thermoluminescence, oxidisable carbon ratio, uranium-series, electron spin resonance, cation ratio dating, and amino acid racemization from 86 archaeological sites.

June 2014... Lacock Bridge (info)

The investigation of the road surface, at the junction with the north parapet of Lacock Bridge, to assess possible causes of movement. The findings of this exercise are published here in the form of a project summary, report and photographs.

June 2014... Mount Wear House, Countess Wear Road, Exeter (info)

Mount Wear House is a Grade II Listed small, former country house lying a short distance to the south of the village of Countess Wear. Historical building recording at Mount Wear House was commissioned by the current owner of the property in advance of the complete refurbishment of the house and outbuildings.

May 2014... Land at Station Road, Honeybourne, Worcestershire (WSM49638) (info)

An archaeological excavation was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in August-September 2013 at Land at Station Road, Honeybourne, Worcestershire. Alongside an archaeological earthwork survey was undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology in August 2013 . This archive is deposited as part of the Museums Worcestershire (info) collection.

May 2014... Land at Green Hedges, Claphill Lane, Rushwick, Worcestershire (WSM49639) (info)

In August 2013 Cotswold Archaeology (CA) carried out an archaeological evaluation for Cala Homes (Midlands) Ltd on Land at Green Hedges, Claphill Lane, Rushwick, Worcestershire (centred on NGR: SO 8192 5392). This archive is deposited as part of the Museums Worcestershire (info) collection.

May 2014... Southampton, Former NXP Works (OASIS ID: oxfordar1-156064) (info)

From the 18th to the 27th of March 2013, Oxford Archaeology carried out a trial trench evaluation on the site of The Former NXP Works in Southampton, Hampshire, on behalf of CgMs Consulting prior to the redevelopment of the site by Canmoor Projects Ltd.

May 2014... Cult, Religion and Pilgrimage. Archaeological Investigations at the Neolithic and Bronze Age Monument complex of Thornborough, North Yorkshire (info)

These five digital appendices supplement the published report on archaeological investigations at the Neolithic and Bronze Age monument complex of Thornborough, North Yorkshire. They both describe the results of two university field projects undertaken between 1994 and 2004 which completed geophysical prospection, topographic survey, and excavation.

May 2014... Wroxeter: The Webster Excavation Archive Project updated (info)

This archive comprises the database created as a curatorial and research tool during the post-excavation and publication work on Graham Webster's excavations at Wroxeter 1955-1985.

May 2014... MOD Ratfyn to Bulford Electricity Distribution upgrade (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by Utility Consulting, on behalf of EDF Energy, to undertake an archaeological watching brief during the installation of a 33kv underground cable and overhead line works running from the Ratfyn Amesbury MOD electricity substation for approximately 2.5km towards Bulford Army Camp. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

May 2014... Experimental Mapping of the Risk of Encountering Buried Archaeology on Aggregate Landscapes (info)

This project has built on a number of significant aggregate related projects funded in the Trent Valley under previous rounds of the ALSF. The significant corpus of archaeological knowledge gathered for this valley floor provides arguably the best (national) opportunity to develop and test a model for archaeological decision making with respect to risk and for the direct transfer of this knowledge to the minerals industry via the regional HER.

May 2014... Parks and Gardens Data Service (info)

The archive of the Parks and Gardens UK database, created in February 2014. The online database comprises some 7,300 site records; 2,100 people records; and more than 4,300 images including digitised maps, plans and photographs.

May 2014... Terrestrial mineral resource assessment: Northamptonshire (info)

The project was undertaken by Museum of London Archaeology and Northamptonshire County Council, as part of the Terrestrial Minerals Resource Assessment (TMRA) administered by English Heritage. The aim of the project was to map past, current and future mineral extraction areas in Northamptonshire.

May 2014... Extensive Urban Survey - South Gloucestershire (info)

This archive concerns areas of archaeological and historic importance in seven urban areas in South Gloucestershire: Chipping Sodbury, Hawkesbury Upton, Filton, Kingswood and Mangotsfield, Marshfield, Thornbury and Wickwar.

May 2014... Study Group for Roman Pottery Bibliography (info)

An on-line searchable bibliographic database could also be accessed by students and members of the public and would assist with training and continuing professional development within Roman pottery studies.

May 2014... Distribution and significance of urban waterlogged deposits in Berwick-upon-Tweed (info)

The project has studied the distribution and significance of urban waterlogged deposits in Berwick using evidence from archaeological and geotechnical (borehole) investigations. This data was used to create a GIS deposit model of the town's buried stratigraphy.

May 2014... Red Hone Cottage, Urchfont, Wiltshire (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by Positive Planning, on behalf of Paul Clark, to undertake an archaeological field evaluation ahead of development at Red Hone Cottage, Urchfont, Wiltshire. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

May 2014... Area 5, Larkhill Camp, Wiltshire (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by Mansells Construction Services Limited to carry out an archaeological watching brief during development works at Area 5, LADG05, Larkhill Camp, Larkhill, Wiltshire. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

May 2014... Land adjacent to 106 High Street, Great Cheverell, Wiltshire (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by John Stone, the Client, to carry out an archaeological watching brief during groundworks undertaken for the construction of a single house on land adjacent to 106 High Street, Great Cheverell. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

May 2014... The Old Rectory, River Street, Pewsey, Wiltshire (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by Quinlan and Francis Terry Architects on behalf of The Servants Fellowship International to undertake an archaeological watching brief during construction at The Old Rectory, River Street, Pewsey, Wiltshire. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

May 2014... Rock Cottage, Chilmark, Wiltshire (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by WGDP Ltd, on behalf of Johan Denekamp, to undertake an archaeological field evaluation ahead of development at Rock Cottage, Chilmark, Wiltshire. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

May 2014... Nunton Farm, Nunton, Wiltshire (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by Mr. C. Burrows, of Damen Associates Ltd. to undertake an archaeological watching brief during construction at Nunton Farm, Nunton, Wiltshire. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

May 2014... Druids Lodge Polo Club, Salisbury, Wiltshire (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by Druids Lodge Polo Club to undertake an archaeological evaluation in advance of development on land at Druid's Lodge Polo Club, near Salisbury, Wiltshire. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

May 2014... Area 13 and Area 5, Larkhill Camp, Larkhill, Wiltshire (info)

Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by Aspire Defence Capital Works (the Client) to undertake an archaeological watching brief during development works at Area 13 (LACG13) and Area 5 (LADG05), Larkhill Camp, Larkhill, Wiltshire. Part of the Wessex Archaeology Image Archive (info) .

April 2014... Dendrochronology database updated (info)

This resource has been updated, and now contains over 3300 tree-ring dates for buildings in the United Kingdom, ranging from cathedrals to cottages and barns. The database holds period, location and reference information for each record.

April 2014... National Monuments Record of Scotland update (info)

A reload of the National Monuments Record of Scotland adding over 54,000 new records bringing the total to over 311,000. Each is linked to the full Canmore record.

April 2014... The Archaeological Landscape of Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire (info)

This archive combines the results of two ALSF projects in the vicinity of Netherhills Quarry, Gloucestershire

April 2014... The Lyonesse Project: a study of the coastal and marine environment of the Isles of Scilly (OASIS ID cornwall2-58903) (info)

The Lyonesse Project aimed to reconstruct the evolution of the physical environment of Scilly during the Holocene (11,700 cal BP to present) and investigate the progressive occupation of this changing coastal landscape by early peoples.

April 2014... Assessment of archaeological resource in aggregate areas in Bath and North East Somerset (info)

The project comprised an archaeological resource assessment of the aggregate producing areas of Bath and North-East Somerset (BANES). It was undertaken by Museum of London Archaeology in partnership with BANES District Council in 2010 and 2012, with funding from the Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund, as administered by English Heritage.

March 2014... Rock View, Devon Consols, Gulworthy (OASIS ID southwes1-118728) (info)

Archaeological monitoring and recording was undertaken by South West Archaeology (SWARCH) during the groundworks associated with an extension and landscaping at No. 2 Rock View, Gulworthy, Devon The proposed development site is adjacent to a listed building and lies in an area of archaeological significance within the Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape World Heritage Site.

March 2014... Cattewater Wreck Archive (info)

The Cattewater Wreck was discovered in 1973 during channel dredging in the Cattewater, Plymouth, Devon. The site was partly excavated between 1975 and 1978. The Cattewater Wreck Archive Project aimed to improve the long term care and management of the Cattewater Wreck Excavation Archive held by Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery.

March 2014... Profiling the Profession (info)

Comprehensive Labour Market Intelligence for the archaeological profession has now been gathered for the fourth time in the series of Profiling the Profession studies.

March 2014... Silbury Hill (info)

English Heritage has been engaged in work at Silbury since May 2000 when a vertical shaft originally dug in 1776 re-opened up on the summit. The digital archive for the Silbury Hill Conservation Project reflects the work undertaken from 2000 to the remedial works in 2007/2008 and subsequent post-excavation research and analysis.

March 2014... Ancient mitochondrial DNA sequence and SNP data from Andaman and Nicobar museum samples (info)

The aim of this project was to reconstruct the maternal demographic history of the populations of the Andaman and Nicobar archipelagos using genetic profiles obtained from colonial era skeletal material and hair collections.

March 2014... The small finds from the Baths Basilica Wroxeter: a digital resource (info)

Between 1966 and 1990 the Baths Basilica at Wroxeter was excavated using methodology that resulted in the recovery of occupation sequences that extended into the seventh century AD.

March 2014... Pitcarmick Excavations 1993-5 (info)

The Pitcarmick Project Archive contains the results of excavations between 1993 and 1995 of a sequence of buildings on high ground to the west of Strathardle, in the area designated as Pitcarmick North or Site 154-4B.

March 2014... Visualisation in Archaeology (info)

Visualisation in Archaeology (VIA) was a three year project to explore the philosophical and historical dimensions - and future prospects - of the visual presentation of archaeological knowledge.

February 2014... Carlisle Cathedral, Cumbria (info)

Excavations preceded the construction of an underground Treasury in 1988 and revealed archaeological deposits spanning the first and second millennia AD including Roman buildings, burials of Anglo-Scandinavian, medieval and post-medieval date.

February 2014... West Berkshire Aggregate Resource Assessment (info)

The final report of the English Heritage funded ALSF project examining the archaeological resource contained within aggregates producing areas.

February 2014... Sussex Archaeological Collections (info)

The articles for volume 149, alongside abstracts and supplementary data for volumes 150 and 151, have been added to the collection.

February 2014... Newport Medieval Ship (info)

The Newport Ship is the most substantial late medieval vessel excavated and recovered in Britain. The ship was discovered during development on the west bank of the River Usk in Newport, South Wales in 2002.

January 2014... Essex Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) (info)

January 2014... London Archaeologist Volume 12 (info)

The archive of the journal 'London Archaeologist; has been updated with all parts of Volume 12.

January 2014... Essex Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) (info)

The Essex HLC project aimed to characterise the distinctive historic dimension of the current rural landscape and was carried out as part of the East of England Regional HLC project.

January 2014... North Yorkshire, York and Lower Tees Valley Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) (info)

The North Yorkshire, York and Lower Tees Valley Historic Landscape Characterisation (HLC) Project was carried out between April 2005 and March 2010 and was undertaken to gain a better understanding of the surviving historic landscape character of the modern landscape.



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