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Tollgate Cropmark Complex, Gravesham, Kent

Mudd, Andrew Tollgate Cropmark Complex, Gravesham, Kent. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

As part of a larger programme of archaeological investigation along the route of the Channel Tunnel Rail Link, union Railways Ltd commissioned the OAU to undertake a field evaluation of land to the south of the A2 Watling Street near the Tollgate Motel, Gravesham. A sub-rectangular ditched enclosure is likely a Neolithic mortuary enclosure or long barrow. A ditched trackway, presumed to be of later prehistoric/Roman date, was uncovered although no dating evidence was found to corroborate this supposition. A large chalk quarry of post-medieval date was found at the east end of the site, and further trenches exposed large geological anomalies.

Item Type:Client Report
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Kent
Period > UK Periods > Neolithic 4000 - 2200 BC
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:3479
Deposited By: Scott
Deposited On:01 Mar 2018 12:01
Last Modified:01 Mar 2018 12:01

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