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Land Adjacent to Substation on Pingle Field Bicester Oxfordshire

Cook, Ian Land Adjacent to Substation on Pingle Field Bicester Oxfordshire. [Client Report] (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Between the 30th September and the 18th November 2013 Oxford Archaeology (OA) undertook and archaeological strip, map and sample excavation and watching brief on land adjacent to the south of the electrical substation at Pingle Field, Bicester, Oxfordshire. OA were commissioned to undertake the work by ADAS UK Ltd on behalf of SSE. The works involved a watching brief on the excavation of a new cable diversion trench and the strip, map and sample excavation on the footprints of a new switch house and attenuation pond. The underlying alluvial clays, sands and gravels were reached in all areas and further investigated in several locations. A modern cable trench was revealed in the area of the switch house but no archaeological features, deposits or finds were uncovered. 1

Item Type:Client Report
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Oxfordshire
Period > UK Periods > Modern 1901 - present
ID Code:5229
Deposited By: Scott
Deposited On:15 Aug 2019 17:01
Last Modified:15 Aug 2019 17:01

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