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90 Glebe Road, Cambridge: An Archaeology Desk-Top Assessment

Roberts, Judith (2000) 90 Glebe Road, Cambridge: An Archaeology Desk-Top Assessment. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

The proposed development, covering an area of approximately 1.3 hectare (TL 4671 5588), lies to the west of Hills Road, a major arterial route into Cambridge. The development involves construction of houses and related services by Berkeley Homes (Eastern) Limited. The site lies in an area of potentially rich archaeological remains. There are prehistoric and Roman remains in the vicinity but nothing is known from the site itself. The site appears to have been agricultural over the last two centuries and was developed in the early part of the twentieth century. Apart from a few structures in the northern part of the site there does not appear to have been any development during the the past century and recently it has been gardens and playing fields. The evidence of past activity in the area and the lack of recent development implies a high potential for preservation of any remains on the site.

Item Type:Client Report
Uncontrolled Keywords:archaeological desk-based assessment, desk-based assessment, Deske-based Assessment, Desk-Based Assessment, Cambridgeshire, cambridgeshire, Cambridge, cambridge, Glebe Road, glebe road, Iron Age, iron age, moderate potential, Roman, roman, moderate potential, settlement, roman road, Worts Causeway, worts causeway, a155, A155, report a155, Report a155, Report A155, report A155, CCCAFU report A155
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Cambridgeshire
Period > UK Periods > Iron Age 800 BC - 43 AD
Period > UK Periods > Roman 43 - 410 AD
ID Code:4978
Deposited By: Archives
Deposited On:27 Jun 2019 15:38
Last Modified:27 Jun 2019 15:38

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