Prehistoric and medieval occupation at Moreton-in-Marsh and Bishop"s Cleeve, Gloucestershire
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Published by Cotswold Archaeology in Cirencester, Gloucestershire .
Written in English


  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Gloucestershire,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Moreton-in-Marsh,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Bishop"s Cleeve,
  • Archaeology -- England -- Gloucestershire,
  • Gloucestershire (England) -- Antiquities

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Martin Watts.
SeriesBristol and Gloucestershire archaeological report -- no. 5
ContributionsWatts, Martin., Cotswold Archaeology.
LC ClassificationsDA670.G5 P74 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 94 p. :
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17036354M
ISBN 109780955353413
LC Control Number2008399261

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Prehistoric and Medieval Occupation at Moreton-in-Marsh and Bishop's Cleeve, Gloucestershire [Paperback] Martin Watts (Author) Regular Price: £ A lovely market town in the northern Cotswolds, situated on the old Roman Fosse Way, famous for its wide high street. Moreton is situated at the head of the Evenlode valley. The Romans saw the strategic importance of the location, and built a fort here about 43 AD where Batsford Road is now. This. Rector of Bourton on the Hill with Moreton in Marsh ­ He was an MA of Pembroke College, Oxford, and was ordained deacon by the Bishop of Worcester of 20 May , and priest on 1 June In addition to being Rector of Bourton, he was chaplain to the Earl of Coventry. II 1, Bourton Road Moreton-in-Marsh, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56 II 13 Church Street Moreton-in-Marsh, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56 II 2 and 3, Bourton Road Moreton-in-Marsh, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL

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3) Medieval walls and longhouses. 4) Medieval and post-medieval mines, stone lines, and ditches. S) Hedgebanks and hedgerows. 6) The industrial archaeology of tin/copper mining and china clay extraction. In this article we discuss categories ; accounts of the later periods are given in the literature already cited. Crownhill Down. Moreton-in-Marsh is a small market town in the Evenlode Valley, within the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England.. The town stands at the crossroads of the Fosse Way Roman road (now the A) and the AIt is served by Moreton-in-Marsh railway station on the Cotswold is relatively flat and low-lying compared with the surrounding Cotswold Hills. 21 The Welsh landscape and its medieval development 22 Royal residences 23 Baronial and other castles The fourteenth century / The fifteenth century / Regeneration in south-east Wales 24 Episcopal residences The bishops of Bangor and St Asaph / The bishops of St David’s and Llandaff This book tells the story of Bishop's Cleeve and Woodmancote over a period of 12, years. The archaeological record, the written record and people's memories have been skilfully interwoven to create the first comprehensive history of these two communities. The story follows the fortunes of the inhabitants, from small groups of prehistoric farmers and on through the controlling influence of.