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Roman and Medieval Carlisle: The Southern Lanes

£70.00

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Between 1978 and 1982, large-scale excavations in The Lanes, Carlisle, revealed substantial areas of the Roman and medieval townscape. This volume focuses on work at the southern end of The Lanes, where a succession of Roman timber buildings with associated yards, property boundaries and roads were found, providing a striking contrast to the northern end of The Lanes. The large quantities of artefacts and pottery, and rich environmental data from waterlogged deposits, shed important light on questions of urban development and site usage in the Roman frontier zone. There are indications of occupation continuing in the ninth to eleventh centuries AD, and some evidence for medieval buildings. The story is continued through into the post-medieval period.

Excellent pages, a little edge wear.
Very good cover.

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Author(s):
McCarthy, M. R.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2000
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0953962806
ISBN-13:
9780953962808
Number of pages:
154
Publisher:
Carlisle Archaeology

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Between 1978 and 1982, large-scale excavations in The Lanes, Carlisle, revealed substantial areas of the Roman and medieval townscape. This volume focuses on work at the southern end of The Lanes, where a succession of Roman timber buildings with associated yards, property boundaries and roads were found, providing a striking contrast to the northern end of The Lanes. The large quantities of artefacts and pottery, and rich environmental data from waterlogged deposits, shed important light on questions of urban development and site usage in the Roman frontier zone. There are indications of occupation continuing in the ninth to eleventh centuries AD, and some evidence for medieval buildings. The story is continued through into the post-medieval period.

Excellent pages, a little edge wear.
Very good cover.

Author(s):
McCarthy, M. R.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2000
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0953962806
ISBN-13:
9780953962808
Number of pages:
154
Publisher:
Carlisle Archaeology

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