EYO5802 - Stockton West Moor, York

Type

EXCAVATION

Location

Location Stockton West Moor, York
Grid reference Centred SE 6459 5465 (131m by 124m)
Map sheet SE65SW
Civil Parish Stockton on the Forest, City of York, North Yorkshire
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

Technique(s)

Organisation

York Archaeological Trust

Date

1996

Map

Description

A large rectangular enclosure was delineated by V-shaped ditches. It appeared to be associated with further ditches which extended to the north. A number of post-built structures were found within the enclosure. The north-west quadrant of the enclosure was divided from the rest by two shallow curving ditches. Immediately to the north of the large enclosure a small sill-beam built rectangular structure was found. Further north there were a number of smaller ditches and ephemeral circular enclosures. This settlement, interpreted as a ditched compound of a farm, was dated to the Romano-British period. NMR Information: Excavation revealed Roman farmstead. Yorkshire Museum Accession Code: 1996.390. RCHME Microfilm Index PRN: 6442.

Sources/Archives (1)

  • --- Unassigned: NMR. NMR data.

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

  • Stockton West Moor, York (Monument)

Parent/preceding Site Events/Activities (1)

  • Yorkshire Water pipeline (Ref: 1996.377)

Record last edited

Jul 17 2019 1:49PM

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