EYO6330 - Kimberlow Hill SMR

Type

Event - Intervention

Location

Location Kimberlow Hill, Heslington
Grid reference SE 6377 5090 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

Technique(s)

Organisation

York Archaeological Trust

Date

2017

Map

Description

Between November 2016 and January 2017, York Archaeological Trust (YAT) carried out an archaeological investigation at a proposed health and retail development in Heslington, York (NGR SE 63730 50930). The work was undertaken for Kilmartin, Plowman and Partners Limited in relation to a planning application (15/00049/FULM) and was based upon a Written Scheme of Investigation (WSI) written by YAT. The monitoring of intrusive groundworks revealed traces of historic plough scars, land drains and hedgerows, however, no significant archaeological deposits were encountered. The removal of modern overburden revealed that the lower lying south-western half of the development area was particularly heavily truncated by landscaping and services associated with the compound of the recent Heslington East development.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: YAT. 2017. Kimberlow Hill SMR.

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Record last edited

Apr 28 2017 9:33AM

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