EYO4174 - Bootham Engineers, Lawrence Street, York




Location Bootham Engineers, Lawrence Street
Grid reference SE 6172 5145 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire








Archaeological Excavations were undertaken by MAP Archaeological Consultancy Ltd at Bootham Engineering Works, Lawrence Street, York between May and October 2002. An Archaeological Watching Brief was undertaken on the roadway and areas not covered by the archaeological excavations between July and November 2002. Three areas were excavated: Areas A, D and F. Excavations in Area A revealed ten phases of activity including medieval ditches, gullies, cobble surfaces, furrows, pits and postholes, post-medieval subsoil, a well, deposits and ditches and modern building footings, pits and postholes. Areas D and F provided further evidence of medieval occupation in the form of pits, ditches and gullies, together with further features of post-Medieval and later date. Project status: Complete Yes, Validated Yes Previous/Future Work: Previous Yes, Future Not known Associated Identifiers: Contracting Unit No. 01-05-02 NMR No. 1433604 Project Type: Field evaluation Development Type: Urban residential (e.g. flats, houses, etc.) Methods and Techniques: Sample Trenches Reason for Investigation: Direction from Local Planning Authority - PPG16 Site status: None Current Land use: Industry and Commerce 2 - Offices Monument Type(s)/Period(s): FIELD SYSTEM Medieval Artefact Type(s)/Period(s): NONE None PROJECT LOCATION Area 2.30 Hectares Grid Reference: SE61605150 Point PROJECT CREATOR(S) Brief originator: City/Nat. Park/District/Borough archaeologist Design originator: Paula Ware, MAP archaeological consultancy Director/Manager: Paula Ware, MAP archaeological consultancy Supervisor: Kelly Hunter Sponsor or funding body: Developer DIGITAL ARCHIVE Recipient: MAP Archaeological Consultancy Ltd ID: MAP 01-05-02 Contents: Stratigraphic, Survey Media: Spreadsheets, Survey, Text PAPER ARCHIVE Recipient: Yorkshire Museum ID: MAP 01-05-02 Contents: Stratigraphic, Survey Media: Context sheet, Correspondence, Drawing, Matrices, Photograph, Plan, Report, Section, Survey PHYSICAL ARCHIVE Recipient: Yorkshire Museum ID: MAP 01-05-02 Contents: Animal Bones, Ceramics, Environmental, Metal BIBLIOGRAPHY Publication Type: Grey literature (unpublished document/manuscript) Title: Bootham Engineers, Lawrence Street, York, SE 6160 5150, Proposed Residential Development, Areas A, B, C, D, E and F, Archaeological Excavations and Watching Brief Author(s)/Editor(s): Hunter, K. Other Bibliographic Details: MAP 01-05-02 Date: 2002 Issuer/Publisher: MAP Archaeological Consultancy Ltd Place of Issue or Publication: Malton Description: Comb Bound A4 Report

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