EYO3 - St. Georges field car park phase 1 archaeological evaluation

Type

EVALUATION

Location

Location St. Georges field
Grid reference SE 6051 5130 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

Technique(s)

Organisation

York Archaeological Trust

Date

Oct - 1990

Map

Description

Two trenches were opened by machine and thereafter excavated by hand. Trench 1 measured 5mx5m; trench 2 was 6mx3m NMR: Museum accession codes: 1990.17,1992.14. Phase 1 - borehole survey of the site. Phase 2 - rexamination of borehole survey + two trenches excavated revealed multi phase Medieval structures & foundations of a workhouse. Phase 3 - trench excavated revealed S.W. exterior wall of St George's Chapel. York Archaeological Trust annual report 26 /1990-1991 Medieval archaeology : journal of the Society for Medieval Archaeology 199 XXXV/1991 Interim : bulletin of the York Archaeological Trust 6 to 9 15.4/1991 Interim : bulletin of the York Archaeological Trust 14-20 15.3/1990 York Archaeological Trust 1991/Report on an Archaeological Evaluation at St George's Field Car Park, York. Virtual Catalogue Entry to support E.I. Migration 1990/Report on an Archaeological Evaluation at St George's Car Park.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • --- Unpublished document: YAT. 1990. St. Georges field car park SEE SYO134.
  • --- Unpublished document: YAT. 1990. St George's Field Car Park Phase 2.
  • --- Digital archive: NMR. 2019. NMR data.
  • --- Serial: YAT. 1990. INTERIM 15. 1-4. 15/3 15/4.
  • --- Serial: YAT. 1994. INTERIM 19. 1-4. 19/3.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • St George's Chapel (Monument)

Child/subsequent Site Events/Activities (11)

  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • ST GEORGES FIELD (Ref: 1990.17)
  • St. Georges field car park Phase 2-3 archaeological evaluation (Ref: 1990/17)

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Sep 17 2021 10:03AM

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