EYO7649 - TEMPEST ANDERSON HALL, MUSEUM GARDENS

Type

EXCAVATION

Location

Location TEMPEST ANDERSON HALL, MUSEUM GARDENS
Grid reference SE 5996 5215 (point)
Map sheet SE55SE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

Technique(s)

Organisation

York Archaeological Trust

Date

1986

Map

Description

Removal of the soil piled against theh outwer wall of sculpture gallery in basement of Tempest Anderson Hall. The Hall had been built directly on top of the southern wall of the south transcept of the 13th centry abbey church. The wall had been uncovered in 1820s then had been reburied in 1912 when the hall was built. It has now been left open again for public view. NMR sources: Interim : bulletin of the York Archaeological Trust 12.1/1987/8-13 Medieval archaeology : journal of the Society for Medieval Archaeology Index to vols 1-5 (1957-61); 6-10 (1962-66); 11-15 (1967-71); 16-20(1972-76); 21-25 (1977-81); 26-30 (1982-86); 31-35 (1987-91); 36-40 (1992-1996) XXXI/1987/171 York Archaeological Trust annual report /1986-87/18

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Digital archive: NMR. 2019. NMR data.
  • --- Serial: YAT. 1987-88. INTERIM 12. 12/1 p8.

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

  • Museum Gardens (Monument)
  • ST MARY'S ABBEY REMAINS CHURCH (Monument)

Child/subsequent Site Events/Activities (2)

  • MUSEUM GARDENS (Ref: 1986.19)
  • MUSEUM GARDENS (Ref: 1986.19)

Record last edited

Sep 9 2021 3:36PM

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