EYO5101 - 96 The Mount

Type

WATCHING BRIEF

Location

Location South of Holgate Road, across from a hotel
Grid reference Centred SE 5949 5119 (4m by 7m)
Map sheet SE55SE
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

Technique(s)

Organisation

York Archaeological Trust

Date

2006

Map

Description

96 The Mount is situated close to the supposed line of the Roman road between York and Tadcaster. Numerous burials have been found from the Roman period. Sote may have also functioned as part of St. Catherine's Hospital during the medieval period. Watching brief monitored the excavations of footings for a new extension and associated drainage at the rear of The Mount. New extension replaced an old extension.

Sources/Archives (2)

  • --- Unpublished document: YAT. 2006. 96 The Mount.
  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Record last edited

Apr 2 2020 2:32PM

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