Merseyside Historic Characterisation Project (MHCP)

National Museums Liverpool, 2012

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National Museums Liverpool (2012) Merseyside Historic Characterisation Project (MHCP) [data-set]. York: Archaeology Data Service [distributor]

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The Merseyside project reporting was completed in 2011 by the Merseyside Archaeological Officer (Museum of Liverpool, National Museums Liverpool) and is published through five separate reports plus an historic settlement study: Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St Helens and Wirral.

The reports are produced as follows:

  • Part 1 - Report sections 1 to 6: Contents and Introduction to historic landscape characterisation, project background, methodology, sources and Merseyside
  • Part 2 - Report sections 7 and 8: Introduce the local authority study area and provide an overview of its historic character from the project analysis
  • Part 3 - Report section 9: The core body and historic character analysis of the local authority study area, using statistics and graphic examples to demonstrate project findings, interpretation and analysis
  • Part 4 - Report sections 10 and 11: Bibliography and Appendices for the local authority study area including project methodology and statistics
  • Part 5 - Report section Appendix 11: Management Guidance tables
  • Part 6 - The Historic Settlement study for the local authority area