EYO7449 - Dene Holme, Upper Poppleton

Type

WATCHING BRIEF

Location

Location Dene Holme, Upper Poppleton
Grid reference SE 5558 5412 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Civil Parish Upper Poppleton, City of York, North Yorkshire

Technique(s)

Organisation

On Site Archaeology

Date

2020

Map

Description

Within the side extension a single archaeological feature was observed. This contained a sherd of mid-12th - mid-13th century medieval pottery and is likely to be a boundary ditch, apparently parallel with the existing street frontage. It may have separated a street frontage property from yards or open fields to the rear. As the foundation trenches were relatively shallow the majority of this feature was preserved in-situ. The ditch was cut into natural and sealed by a soil horizon, which also

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unpublished document: On Site Archaeology. 2020. Dene Holme, Upper Poppleton.

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Record last edited

Jun 5 2020 9:05AM

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