Monument record MYO4982 - Adams Hydraulics Site, Peasholme Green


Site of industrial buildings, demolished by 1990.


Grid reference Centred SE 6083 5199 (164m by 155m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (7)

Full Description

Site of foundary, established in the late C19.

Archaeological evaluation and observation of development of the former Adams Hydraulics site on Peasholme Green revealed remains suggestive of possible prehistoric occupation, including a deposit containing charcoal and burnt clay (possible hearth) situated immediately above natural deposits and below clearly dated Roman features including a well made cobble surface and further evidence of pottery manufacture. Worked flint was also recovered redeposited in Roman and later deposits

NMR Information

BF078882 ADAMS HYDRAULICS SITE, YORK File of material relating to a site or building. This material has not yet been fully catalogued.

NMR, 2019, NMR data (Digital archive). SYO2214.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Digital archive: NMR. 2019. NMR data.

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (3)

Record last edited

Jun 11 2020 2:45PM


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