EYO6679 - LEETHAMS MILL

Type

WATCHING BRIEF

Location

Location NAVIGATION ROAD
Grid reference SE 6089 5174 (point)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire
Civil Parish York, City of York, North Yorkshire

Technique(s)

Organisation

York Archaeological Trust

Date

1988

Map

Description

NMR Information: Museum accession code: 1988.1017 Source: York Archaeological Trust annual report /1988-1989/25 Site notebook extract: Excavation by YAT of a 7.50m x 1.00m trench to a Depth of 4m: Revealed over full area of trench ‘modern’ Victorian age deposits/backfill to a depth of 3.60m below The surface. Beneath this was dark silty layers and sand with pockets of solid clay at 4m. These lower levels presumably relating to the foss fish pond or flood area of the River Foss. No further excavation undertaken.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Digital archive: NMR. 2019. NMR data.
  • --- Notebook: York Archaeological Trust. 1988. Extract from small site notebook 1984-1989.

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Record last edited

Jan 3 2020 11:32AM

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