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Westbury Society

The Westbury Society project in a field called Sleight was highly commended in the Marsh Archaeology Award 2007 competition.

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The Society's desk research, fieldwork and geophysical survey on Westbury Sleight, Somerset uncovered a prehistoric platform cairn and remnants of a prehistoric field system on the Mendips. To download a pdf version of the report please right-click here
and 'Save Target As...' or 'Save Link As...' to download (c2MB).

A Roman whetstone
A Roman sandstone whetstone from Cowleaze (c.6cm high)

We have recently been fieldwalking in Cowleaze and found a Roman rural workshop.
To download a pdf version of our report please right-click report.doc.pdf here and 'Save Target As...' or 'Save Link As...' to download (c848Kb).

An earlier earthwork survey in woodland called Knyftons Firs revealed medieval field banks.
Knyftons Firs fields
To download a pdf version of this report please Quark.pdf right-click here and 'Save Target As...' or 'Save link As...' to download(c252Kb).

For further information please contact

  Attachment Size Date Added
      Q-Pit report.pdf   1.36 MB   4/12/2009 9:54 am
      charcoal platform final 150pix.jpg   28.24 KB   4/12/2009 11:06 am
      fill the Q-pit.jpg   1.38 MB   4/12/2009 10:19 am
      Westbury_Arch2.jpg   18.87 KB   11/07/2008 2:26 pm
      whetstone40.jpg   30.79 KB   11/07/2008 2:26 pm
      fill the Q-pit610.jpg   233.87 KB   4/12/2009 11:02 am
      Charcoal report.pdf   1.28 MB   4/12/2009 9:57 am
      WS TREES archaeology report.pdf   1.58 MB   4/12/2009 9:56 am
      Cowleaze report.doc.pdf   846.6 KB   11/07/2008 2:26 pm
      Westbury_Arch1.jpg   13 KB   11/07/2008 2:26 pm
      fill_Q.jpg   110.61 KB   6/07/2010 10:48 pm
      old tree?400.jpg   219.84 KB   4/12/2009 11:06 am
      Westbury_Arch3.jpg   23.56 KB   11/07/2008 2:26 pm
      Westbury_Sleight_report.pdf   1.93 MB   11/07/2008 2:26 pm
      whetstone100.jpg   38.93 KB   11/07/2008 2:26 pm
      KFirs Quark.pdf   250.75 KB   4/12/2009 9:52 am


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