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ABCD: 1338

East Gate Lancaster 73 Lancaster, Mitre Yard

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Location: East Gate Lancaster 73, Lancaster, Mitre Yard, 1988, Lancashire, England SD480630
Period: roman late 2nd - mid 3rd c AD
Category: fort
Notes: timber-lined well backfilled prob in late 2nd cAD
Topography: lowland estuary side
Condition: dry
Report type: macrofossil reports

Wilson D G. 1979. Horse dung from Roman Lancaster: A botanical report. 170-8. In: Jones G and Shotter D. Roman Lancaster, rescue archaeology in an historic city 1970-75. Brigantia Monographs No. 1: Dept Archaeology, Manchester University. England, Lancashire

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DGW - Wilson, Dr D Gay: Botany School, Cambridge

Sample Period Context Type Sediment Period Earliest date Latest date
1338a RO.RM.MR T12.9 well fill organic Roman 175 250
1338b RO.RM.MR T12.9 well fill organic round pellet Roman 175 250

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