Category Interim Report 2014

Interim Report 2014 – Excavations

2014 Objectives Dr. Gareth Beale, Centre for Digital Heritage, University of York Nicole Beale, Department of Archaeology, University of York Excavations were conducted on the western edge of the New House on the flat area adjacent to the postern gate of the Old House. Excavations were carried out with three major goals: To clarify the […]


Interim Report 2014 – Recording Methodology

Recording Methodology The excavation was recorded by staff and supervised students using University of Southampton context sheets. This archive was supplemented by a dig diary kept by staff. A conventional digital photographic record of the site was recorded with all contexts and finds photographed in plan. Plan and elevation drawings were made onsite where appropriate. […]

Interim Report 2014 – Finds

Finds Dr. Jude Jones, Department of Archaeology, University of Southampton Introduction The summer season of 2014 concentrated on the reinvestigation of Lord Bolton’s late 19th-early 20th century excavations carried out in order to find the footprint of the New House built by William Paulet, Marquess of Winchester in the third quarter of the 16th century. […]