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Rewley Abbey Wall, Upper Fisher Row, Oxford.

Mumford, James Rewley Abbey Wall, Upper Fisher Row, Oxford. [Client Report] (Unpublished)




In October 2001 OA carried out an archaeological watching brief adjacent to the towpath flanking the wall that formerly surrounded the Cistercian Abbey of Rewley in Oxford. The towpath is adjacent to the River Thames and the work undertaken north of the end of the Upper Fisher Row. The watching brief revealed probable 19th century building footings and brick-built surfaces of comparable date, presumably associated with demolished structures along the riverside. The structural remains were overlain by a general spread of rich loam topsoil that had also accumulated over the former path. Medieval deposits known on the site were not impacted in the course of the work.

Item Type:Client Report
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Oxfordshire
Period > UK Periods > Modern 1901 - present
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:3570
Deposited By: Scott
Deposited On:17 May 2018 08:12
Last Modified:17 May 2018 08:12

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