The Barrack Street well: images of a Cape Town household in the nineteenth century
Hall, M, Halkett, D, Klose, J, Ritchie, G and Poggenpoel, C 1990, 'The Barrack Street well: images of a Cape Town household in the nineteenth century' , South African Archaeological Bulletin, 45 (152) , pp. 73-92.Full text not available from this repository.
This paper describes the results of excavation of well deposits from Barrack Street, Cape Town. The sequence starts with an assemblage dated to the late eighteenth century and continues, with a clear stratigraphy, until the late nineteenth century. Artefact assemblages reflect changes from a domestic to a commercial building, and from the period when the Cape was under the control of the Dutch East India Company through the establishment of the Cape as a British colony.
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology
Memory, Text and Place
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Health & Social Care > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences > Centre for Social Justice Research
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|Journal or Publication Title:||South African Archaeological Bulletin|
|Publisher:||The South African Archaeological Society|
|Depositing User:||AL Sherwin|
|Date Deposited:||10 Dec 2009 09:08|
|Last Modified:||20 Aug 2013 16:02|
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