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The industrial archaeology of Cheshire. An overview

Nevell, MD 2015, 'The industrial archaeology of Cheshire. An overview' , Journal of the Chester Archaeological Society, 85 (IV) , pp. 39-82.

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Abstract

Study of the industrial period in Cheshire (1750–1900), has been patchy. This thematic overview attempts to redress the balance and especially to highlight the contribution made over the last quarter-century by archaeological fieldwork. Of set purpose it is heavily descriptive. Nevertheless, it is set within the framework of recent developments in methodology and theory, and suggestions are made of possible future research themes. It is also the first methodological and theoretical archaeological overview of industrialization within Cheshire, one of the centres of the Industrial Revolution in the UK.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Environment and Life Sciences > Ecosystems and Environment Research Centre
Journal or Publication Title: Journal of the Chester Archaeological Society
Publisher: Chester Archaeological Society
ISSN: 0309-359X
Funders: Association for Industrial Archaeology
Depositing User: Dr Michael Nevell
Date Deposited: 15 Dec 2015 14:12
Last Modified: 25 Apr 2016 07:58
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/37519

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