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Archaeological Monitoring and Recording of Geotechnical Test pits, Watford, Hertfordshire

Webster, Michael and Stocks-Morgan, Helen (2013) Archaeological Monitoring and Recording of Geotechnical Test pits, Watford, Hertfordshire. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Between 30th July and 20th August 2013, OA East carried out an archaeological watching brief on land at Watford General Hospital (TL 10878 95475). The monitoring was carried out during a programme of geotechnical investigations. No Archaeological remains were observed during the site investigation. Two of the test pits exposed evidence of walls, one contained a pit, these were modern, of 19th to 20th century date. Two test pits contained evidence of palaeo-deposits and one the remains of a buried soil, each sealed the natural gravel, no features or finds were observed associated with these layers, but they indicate the potential for archaeological survival at these locations.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:Hertfordshire, hertfordshire, Watford, watford, Watching Brief, watching brief, Geotechnical Pit, Geo-technical Pit, geotechnical pit, geo-technical pit, Modern, modern, Wall, wall, walls, pit, palaeo deposit, 1523, report 1523, Report 1523, OAE report 1523
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Hertfordshire
Period > UK Periods > Modern 1901 - present
ID Code:5770
Deposited By: Hamilton
Deposited On:04 May 2020 10:54
Last Modified:04 May 2020 10:54

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