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Archaeological reports of excavations carried in Kent by commercial archaeological companies / units

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Archaeological reports of excavations carried out in Kent by commercial archaeological companies / units

Recent additions 06-06-2016

Keyword Index
PRE 
PAL 
MES 
NEO 
BA 
IA 
RO 
RB 
AS 
EM 
MED 
PM 
MO 
UD 
prehistoric
Palaeolithic
Mesolithic
Neolithic
Bronze Age
Iron Age
Roman
Romano-British
Anglo-Saxon
early medieval
medieval
post-medieval
modern
undated
EWK 
CMK 
ENC 
SET 
PH 


INH 
CREM 
ST 
earthworks
cropmarks
enclosure
settlement
posthole
pits
ditches
inhumation
cremation
structure
FL 
POT 
Ag 
CuA 
Fe
ENV 
ASM  
HSM 
WD 
CH 
CBM 
CN 
KN 
SG 
QU 
CP 
flint
pottery
Silver
copper alloy (bronze)
 iron
environmental material
animal skeletal material
human skeletal material
wood
charcoal
ceramic building material
coin
kiln
slag
quern
clay pipe

Sites are listed in order of the ancient parishes of Kent:-

Ash next Ridley,
South of New Ash Green - Excavation of  Mesolithic & Romano-British
Site along the Farningham to Hadlow Gas Pipeline by Andrew B. Powell   2008-09   Wessex Archaeology NGR TQ602646  MES RO   Download 4.3MB  PDF

Ash by Sandwich
- Archaeological investigations at the Puma Power Plant, Ash, Kent by Bruce Watson with contributions by Ian Betts, Jackie Kelly, Charlotte Thompson, Alan Pipe and Lucy Whittingham   2009   
MOLA - Museum of London Archaeology   NGR 629285 / 158345
PRE NEO BA IA RO PM MOD SET PH P D ST FL POT Fe ENV ASM CBM CN QU   Download 2.6MB PDF 

Ashford Archaeological Investigations on Land Adjacent to Hunter Avenue, Ashford, Kent by Peter Boyer with contributions by Barry Bishop and Mike Seager Thomas   2012    
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology
NGR   TR 021 / 417   BA IA MED PM D P PH POT FL ASM CBM   Download 9MB PDF

Ashford Excavation of a multi-period site at Foster Road, Ashford, 2006 by Andrew B. Powell and Vaughan Birbeck with contributions by Phillip Allen, Catherine Barnett, Lorraine Mepham, David Norcott, Chris J. Stevens and Sarah F. Wyles.   2010   
Wessex Archaeology   NGR 603110 / 140891
BA IA RB EM MED UD P D PH SET ST POT FL ENV ASM CH WD   Download 1.7MB  PDF

Ashford Excavation of a multi-period site at Foster Road, Ashford, 2006, ARCHIVE REPORT: FINDS AND ENVIRONMENTAL
Lorraine Mepham, Chris. J. Stevens, Catherine Barnett, Phillip Allen, Sarah F. Wyles and David Norcott    2011
Wessex Archaeology   NGR 603110 / 140891   BA IA RB AS POT ENV CH WD   Download 3.2MB  PDF

Ashford Excavations South-East of Park Farm, Ashford, Kent Part 1: Main Report by Andrew B. Powell with Dana Challinor, Nicholas Cooke, Grace Perpetua Jones, Stephanie Knight, Victoria Lucas, Lorraine Mepham, Sarah Paynter, Patrice de Rijk, R.H Seager Smith and Chris J. Stevens and illustrations by S.E. James   2012  
Wessex Archaeology   NGR 602200 138600
BA IA RB P PH D ENC SET ST POT CH SG ENV ASM   Download 10MB  PDF

Ashford Excavations South-East of Park Farm, Ashford, Kent Part 2: Finds and Environmental Report by Andrew B. Powell with Dana Challinor, Nicholas Cooke, Grace Perpetua Jones, Stephanie Knight, Victoria Lucas, Lorraine Mepham, Sarah Paynter, Patrice de Rijk, R.H Seager Smith and Chris J. Stevens and illustrations by S.E. James 2012
Wessex Archaeology   NGR 602200 138600
BA IA RB MED PM FL POT CN CH SG Fe Cu A ASM ENV   Download  2.3MB  PDF

Bexley - Excavations at the former Bexley Hospital, Dartford Heath, Kent by Barry John Bishop   2008
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR    TQ5125 / 7275   
PRE MES NEO BA IA MED MO SET D P PH FL CH POT   Download 3.1MB  PDF

Dartford - Archaeological Excavations at Holy Trinity School, West Hill, Dartford, Kent by Lucy Sibun with contributions by Luke Barber and David Dunkin   2009  
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR    TQ5375 / 7410
BA IA RB MED PM P D PH ST POT FL Fe CuA ENV HSM    Download  2.4MB  PDF

Dartford - An Archaeological Investigation of Land at Joyce Green Lane, Dartford, Kent by Peter Moore and Adrian Gollop   2009  
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR    TQ545 / 752   PRE NEO BA IA D P POT FL    Download  690KB  PDF

Dartford - Excavation of later prehistoric remains and a Roman cemetery at East Hill, Dartford. By Mike Trevarthen
2006  
Wessex Archaeology   NGR TQ4733 / 3815   PRE RO  Download  425KB PDF

Eastchurch An Archaeological Investigation at Kingsborough Farm and Kingsborough Manor, Eastchurch, Isle of Sheppey by Simon Stevens with contributions by Malcolm Lyne, Lorraine Mepham, Luke Barber, Jacqueline McKinley, Lucy Sibun, David Dunkin, Rowena Gale, Chris Stevens and Michael J. Allen   2010 
Archaeology South East - U.C.L.  
NGR    TQ 9772 7205
NEO BA IA RB AS MED PM P PH ENC CREM POT ENV ASM HSM CH QU   Download  2.5MB  PDF

Frindsbury -
Prehistoric and Romano-British Activity and Saxon Settlement at Hoo Road, Wainscott by Nicholas Cooke and Rachael Seager Smith with contributions by Phil Andrews, Alistair J. Barclay, Jessica M. Grimm, Kayt Marter Brown, P. A. Harding, Grace Perpetua Jones, Lorraine Mepham, Christopher Phillpotts†, Chris J. Stevens and Sarah F. Wyles and illustrations by S.E. James
2007  Wessex Archaeology  NGR TQ7495 / 7120   NEO BA IA RO SA MED  Download  7.7MB  PDF

Gravesend - Archaeological Desk-based Assessment on land at Coldharbour Road/Wrotham Road - archaeological evaluation recommended   2006  
Wessex Archaeology   NGR TQ3990 / 1533   Download  3.6MB  PDF

Great Chart
Archaeological Investigations on land at Friars School, Great Chart, Ashford, Kent By Peter Boyerwith contributions by Barry Bishop & Chris Jarrett BA   2012   PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR    TQ 97642 41889
PRE RB MED PM P PH D ST FL POT SG ASM CBM  
Download  8.7MB  PDF

Herne - A late Iron Age/early Roman landscape at Herne Bay High School, Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay by Dr. Rhodri Gardner   2008    Archaeological Solutions   NGR    TR1682 / 6604
PRE NEO BA IA RB MED PM D P PH SET FL POT ASM CBM
   Download  5.1MB  PDF

Herne - A Long Blade site at Underdown Lane, Herne Bay. A Model for Habitat Use in the British Early Postglacial. By Julie Gardiner, Michael J. Allen, John S.C. Lewis, James Wright, and Richard I. Macphail
2003   Wessex Archaeology   NGR  TR8000 / 6935   PAL MES   Download   1.8MB PDF 

Herne - Excavation of a multi-period site at
Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, Kent by Matt Leivers and Kirsten Egging Dinwiddy   2005-06 + 2008   Wessex Archaeology    NGR TR617140 166260, TR617687 166262
MES NEO BA R-B EM P PH D CREM POT FL FCF CH ENV CN HSM    Download 2.54MB PDF

Hoo St Werburgh - Excavations of prehistoric, Roman and Saxon remains by the Medway estuary at Kingsnorth, Hoo St Werburgh, Kent by Isca Howell, Michael Henderson and Graham Spurr
with Ian Betts, Lyn Blackmore, Jonathan Cotton, Anne Davis, Michael Marshall, Alan Pipe, Rob Scaife, Amy Thorp and John Whittaker  2010-11  BA RB AS  MOLA  
NGR 581340
/174310   Download 1.1MB  PDF

Ightham - Excavation of a Late Iron Age/early Romano-British
site, East of Ightham Court along the Farningham to Hadlow Gas Pipeline by Andrew B. Powell   2008-09   Wessex Archaeology NGR  TQ598574  IRO RO   Download 4.3MB  PDF

Iwade Field boundaries, a medieval structure and dead sheep at Iwade by Paw Jorgensen    2012 
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR   TQ9015 / 6815   BA IA MED P D PH ST POT F ASM   Download  1.6MB  PDF

Longfield
Archaeological Investigations at Axton Chase School, Longfield, Kent. By Peter Boyer   2011
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR  TQ605688   MES/NEO RO   Download  3.853 MB

Lynstead A Middle-Late Iron Age field system and post-medieval garden features at Stedlyn Restreat, Lynsted by Andrew B. Powell, Stephanie Knight, Lorraine Mepham, Chris J. Stevens and Sarah F. Wyles   
2011    Wessex Archaeology   NGR 594370 / 106870   
IA RB PM D P PH SET ST FL POT ENV ASM CH CBM SG  
Download  1.8MB  PDF


Maidstone Excavations at King Street, Maidstone, Kent by Heather Knight with Anne Davis (botany), Nigel Jeffries (pottery) and Alan Pipe (fauna). Illustrations by Judit Peresztegi. 2012
MOLA - Museum of London Archaeology   NGR 576330 / 155745   
MED PM ST PH POT ENV ASM SG CBM   Download  757KB  PDF


Maidstone 'Le Newerk of Maydeston' - Excavations at St Peter's Wharf, Maidstone by Michael Henderson and Heather Knight   2013      MoLA - Museum of London Archaeology   NGR 575642 155670   
MED CREM ST HSM   Download  6.4MB PDF

Maidstone Archaeological Investigations at 15 Knightrider St, Maidstone, Kent by Jim Stevenson 2013
Archaeology South East - U.C.L.   NGR TR 76210 / 5533   MED PM  Download 4.655MB PDF

Margate - An Iron Age site at Hartsdown Technology College, Margate, Kent by Dr. Rhodri Gardner & Dr. Catriona Gibson   2008   Archaeological Solutions Ltd   NGR    TR3450 / 6985
PRE BA IA CMK D P SET ENC INH POT FL ASM ENV CuA Fe CH QU  
Download  2MB  PDF

Margate - Baking and Brewing in a Medieval Settlement at Star Lane (near Westwood), Margate, Kent by Andrew B. Powell   2011-2012   Wessex Archaeology   NGR 636040 167870   PRE MED       Download 1.5MB  PDF

Minster-in-Thanet - Prehistoric and Roman settlement at Tothill Street, Minster in Thanet, Kent by J Cotton with I Betts, M Henderson, N Macpherson Grant, M Marshall, G Monteil, J Morris, A Pipe, K Stewart and A Thorp. 2010-11 
MoLA  NGR TR 631123 165582   Download  4MB

Northfleet - Excavations of Bronze Age, Roman and Medieval Settlement on land at Wingfield Bank, Northfleet, Kent by Kate Wheaton, Alan Hardy and Andrew Norton. 2008   
Oxford Archaeology   NGR TQ6222 7257    BA RB MED  Download 4.5MB

Orpington / Bromley - An Archaeological Evaluation at Orpington Hospital, Sevenoaks Road, London Borough of Bromley by Jonathan Butler with contributions by Barry Bishop, John Brown, Chris Jarrett & Lynne Keys 2008
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   MES NEO BA MED PM MO FL POT CBM CuA Fe   Download 1.6 MB

Plaxtol - Excavation of a Roman Villa site
along the Farningham to Hadlow Gas Pipeline by Andrew B. Powell  
2008-09   Wessex Archaeology  NGR TQ560153  IRO RO   Download 4.3MB  PDF


Ramsgate Investigation of an Iron Age pit and Roman Cave at Spratling Court Farm, Manston, Kent by Colin A. Baker   2011   -   NGR  TR351656   MES NEO BA IA RB P ST POT FL ENV ASM   Download  7.8MB  PDF

Reculver - Mesolithic Occupation and later prehistoric activity at Hillborough, near Reculver by Barry John Bishop with Malcolm Lyne   2008  
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR    TR2064 / 6800
PRE MES BA IA D P PH ST FL POT CH  
Download  7.7MB  PDF

Sittingbourne - Prehistoric activity in the Medway Valley: A Middle Bronze Age site at Sittingbourne by Alexis Haslam with Barry Bishop & Mike Seager Thomas 2008   PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR TQ927 / 645
MES NEO BA P PH POT FL  
Download  1.4MB  PDF

Sittingbourne - Excavation of a Ring Ditch, Middle to Late Bronze Age and Late Iron Age field systems and Medieval brickearth pits at East Hall Farm, Sittingbourne 2005 and 2007 by Dan Stansbie, Chris Hayden, Stuart Foreman and Martin Wilson.  2005 and 2007   Oxford Archaeology   TQ  92786401
PAL  MES  NEO  BA  IA  MED  ENC  SET  PH  P  D  ST  FL  POT  Ag HSM CBM  SG  Download 1MB  PDF

Swanscombe - Romano-British site at Swanscombe, Kent by Anthony Mackinder with contributions by Jon Giorgi, Richenda Goffin, Lynne Keys, Louise Rayner, Kevin Reilly, Terence Paul Smith and Angela Wardle   2010
MoLA - Museum of London Archaeology   NGR 560814 / 173926
PRE RB MED ENC SET ST P PH D CREM POT FL CBM CH HSM ASM Fe ENV CN SG QU  
Download  5.5MB  PDF

Tonbridge - Archaeological investigations at the site of the former Capitol Cinema, High Street, Tonbridge, Kent by Dan Swift and Lyn Blackmore with contributions by Ian Betts, Tony Grey, Lynne Keys, Alan Pipe, Beth Richardson, Kate Roberts and Terence Paul Smith 2010    MoLA - Museum of London Archaeology   NGR 559146
MED PM P PH D ST POT CBM ENV CuA Fe ASM CP SG CH  
Download  5.3MB  PDF

Trottiscliffe - Archaeological investigations at the site of Wrotham Quarry off Addington Lane by
Tim Malim, Laurence Hayes and Thomas Wellicome with illustrations by Caroline Malim. Pottery reports by Peter Couldrey (Iron Age) and Luke Barber (Medieval).   2009-13  SLR Consulting Ltd  2009-13  TQ646 / 955. 
PAL BA IA MED FL POT   Download 1.48MB PDF


Whitstable - Excavations at Molehill Road, Chestfield, Kent by Kevin Woolridge, Malcolm Lyne and Victoria Ridgeway   2008  
PCA - Pre-Construct Archaeology   NGR    TR140657
PRE BA IA RB MED PM P D PH POT FL CH ASM CBM ENV BRQ  
Download  4.5MB  PDF

Whitstable - Iron Age & Romano-British Features at Whitstable Community College, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, Kent by Leonora O'Brien   2008   Archaeological Solutions Ltd   NGR    TR11680 / 65720
PRE IA RB MED PM D P FL POT CBM CuA  
Download  3MB  PDF

Willesborough - Excavations at Boys Hall Road, Willesborough, Ashford by Elaine Eastbury and Lyn Blackmore with contibutions by Anne Davis, Jackie Keily, Louise Rayner, Kevin Reilly, Terence Paul Smith and Charlotte Thompson 2010
MoLA - Museum of London Archaeology   NGR 601141
NEO RB BA IA PM P D PH SET ST ENC POT F ENV CBM CH FE CuA  
Download  2.1MB  PDF

Wrotham
- Anglo-Saxon cemetery along the Farningham to Hadlow Gas Pipeline by Andrew B. Powell  2008-09   
Wessex Archaeology 
NGR TQ559159  AS HSM   Download 4.5MB  PDF

Wye - Archaeological Investigations at the Former Taylor's Garage, Bridge Street, Wye, Kent Incorporating the Results of an Evaluation and Watching Brief by Neil Griffin BSc AIFA with contributions by Gemma Ayton, Luke Barber, Samantha Crawt, Lisa Gray and Lucy Sibun 2013  
Archaeology South East - U.C.L.   NGR    TR0529 / 4667
MED PM D P ST PH POT CBM ASM SG CH ENV Fe CuA Ag  
Download  8.6MB  PDF

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Recent additions
06-06-2012  Minster-in-Thanet - Prehistoric and Roman settlement at Tothill Street, Minster in Thanet
16-05-2016  Hoo St Werburgh  Excavations of prehistoric, Roman and Saxon remains Kingsnorth, Hoo St Werburgh
16-06-2015  Trottiscliffe - Archaeological investigations at the site of Wrotham Quarry off Addington Lane
17-05-2015  Ash next Ridley, Ightham, Plaxtol, Wrotham etc - Farningham to Hadlow Gas Pipeline 
17-05-2015  Wrotham - Anglo-Saxon Cemetery, Wrotham
13-05-2015  Frindsbury - Prehistoric and Romano-British Activity and Saxon Settlement at Hoo Road, Wainscott
12-02-2015  Herne - Excavation of a multi-period site at Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, Kent
05-02-2015  Longfield - Archaeological Investigations at Axton Chase School, Longfield, Kent.
20-02-2015  Sittingbourne - Excavation of a Ring Ditch, Middle to Late Bronze Age and Late Iron Age field systems
                    and Medieval brickearth pits at East Hall Farm, Sittingbourne
20-02-2015  Northfleet - Excavations of Bronze Age, Roman and Medieval Settlement on land at Wingfield Bank, Northfleet, Kent