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West Leigh, Market Street, Hambleton, Lancashire. Archaeological evaluation.

Hughes, Vix (2006) West Leigh, Market Street, Hambleton, Lancashire. Archaeological evaluation. Project Report. Oxford Archaeology North. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

An archaeological evaluation was undertaken by Oxford Archaeology North (OA North) in advance of the construction of a driveway and double garage associated with a proposed residential development on land at West Leigh, Market Street, Hambleton, Lancashire (SD 365 425: Planning Application 05/00049/FUL). The work was carried out over three days in April 2006 on behalf of Mr P Thompson and in full accordance with the Lancashire County Archaeology Service-approved project design compiled by OA North (Appendix 1). Preliminary consultation of the Lancashire Sites and Monuments Record (SMR) indicated that the region around Hambleton has a reasonable representation of sites and findspots from most periods, in particular those of late prehistoric date. However, there are no recorded remains within the village itself until the medieval period; the evidence for this has been derived from the church St Mary’s and the layout of the village.

Item Type:Monograph (Project Report)
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Lancashire
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:4627
Deposited By: Watson
Deposited On:31 Jan 2019 13:11
Last Modified:31 Jan 2019 13:11

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