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Bicester Community Hospital Kings End Bicester Oxfordshire

Sims, Mike Bicester Community Hospital Kings End Bicester Oxfordshire. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Between June 2013 and February 2014 Oxford Archaeology conducted an archaeological watching brief during the construction of the new Bicester Community Hospital at Kings End, Bicester, Oxfordshire (centred at NGR: SP 5803 2229). The watching brief confirmed some the findings of a previous evaluation of the site, with observations showing that the majority of the site had been disturbed or truncated down to the level of the underlying cornbarsh. Two ditches, of possible Roman date, recorded during the previous evaluation were not observed during the current works. It is possible that changes to the existing car park in the intervening period may have disturbed these deposits. A buried ploughsoil and a possible garden soil, both likely to be of post-medieval date, were recorded underlying modern made ground deposits in parts of the site.

Item Type:Client Report
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Oxfordshire
Period > UK Periods > Roman 43 - 410 AD
ID Code:4597
Deposited By: Scott
Deposited On:18 Jan 2019 10:10
Last Modified:18 Jan 2019 10:10

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