EYO10 - 89 The Mount




Location 89-90 The Mount
Grid reference Centred SE 5953 5117 (12m by 6m) (2 map features)
Map sheet SE55SE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire



York Archaeological Trust


Feb - 1991



Two evaluation trenches in advance of development. Natural clay was noted at c.16.10m. Trench 1 was cut by a ditch aligned NW-SE and was 1.25m wide and c.0.45m deep with a V shaped profile possibly 2nd century in date. Trench 2 contained a shallow cut and tightly packed cobbles possibly a post-pad replacing an earlier posthole. RCHME microfilm PRN 3276. York Archaeological Trust annual report /1990-91/27 NMR has two entries for an evaluation of 2 trenches in 1991.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • --- Unpublished document: YAT. 1991. 89 The Mount.
  • --- Serial: P Ottaway. 2011. The Archaeology of York 6/2 Archaeology in the Environs of Roman York. p325-327.
  • --- Digital archive: NMR. 2019. NMR data.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Roman Cemetery, 89 The Mount (Monument)

Record last edited

Apr 10 2020 8:13AM


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