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Queen's Park Hospital, Blackburn Lancashire. Archaeological Evaluation.

Heawood, Richard (2002) Queen's Park Hospital, Blackburn Lancashire. Archaeological Evaluation. Project Report. Oxford Archaeology North. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

In July 2002, Oxford Archaeology North (OA North) carried out an archaeological evaluation close to the former site of Edge Nook Farm, to the east of the Queen’s Park Hospital, Blackburn, and to the south of Old Bank Lane, at SD 6971 2668. The area investigated measured approximately 50m x 50m (0.25 ha). The evaluation was commissioned by Balfour Haden QV, on behalf of the Queen’s Park Hospital, in advance of the determination of a planning application for the erection of further hospital buildings and external facilities. The total development area, comprising c 9.5ha, had earlier been considered within a desktop assessment and rapid identification survey of a wider area, conducted during 2000 by the former Lancaster University Archaeological Unit (LUAU). However, only Edge Nook Farm was eventually evaluated.

Item Type:Monograph (Project Report)
Subjects:Geographical Areas > English Counties > Lancashire
Period > UK Periods > Modern 1901 - present
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
ID Code:5501
Deposited By: barker
Deposited On:10 Oct 2019 10:44
Last Modified:10 Oct 2019 10:44

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