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Wallingford St Peter's Street, former abattoir.

OAU, OAU Wallingford St Peter's Street, former abattoir. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

An archaeogical evaluation to the rear of properties at 5 & 6 St Peters Street, Wallingfind, Oxon. (former abattoir) revealed a late-post medieval garden soil level and series of pits. A former yard layout was revceald to the rear of no.6. A small assemlage of medieval pottery indicates C12-Cl4 activity in the vicinity, though the finds could not be assigned to any specific archaeological context. Earlier activity on the site was indicated by the presence of two shards of late Saxon pottety and one sherd of Roman grey ware. Unfortunutely, again, no featutres of a corresponding date were identified. Archaeological deposits within the former cutting room were considerably distributed by the laying of drainage services to the former abattoir, those in the yard area by C19 activity. were identified. Árchaeological deposits rvithin the .fonncr cufting room were consitl.erabll tlísturbcd lty thc luying o.f tlruinu¡4c scrt,ices k¡ th(..lbrncr uho.ttuir, tltose in tltc yunl urcu hj Cl9 uctivit),.

Item Type:Client Report
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Oxfordshire
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:1155
Deposited By: Scott
Deposited On:17 Jun 2013 09:20
Last Modified:17 Jun 2013 09:20

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