Halton Castle Community Excavation

Halton Castle Community Excavation 2015, Halton, Runcorn.

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Salford Archaeology (SA) was commissioned by Norton Priory Museum and Gardens to run a community archaeological excavation on the site of Halton Castle, Runcorn. The excavation formed part of the HLF funded Halton Castle Project designed to further investigate the archaeological potential of the site and engage the local community. The purpose of the excavation was to further investigate the archaeological remains associated with the medieval and post-medieval activity on the site. The current work was informed by a previous excavation conducted by Robina McNeil in 1985/6. The findings from this excavation will inform the future treatment of the Scheduled Area and enhance the presentation of the site to the wider public.

Item Type: Applied Archaeology collection
Project name: Halton Castle Community Excavation
Type of work: Community
Date work completed: 2015
Location of work: Halton, Runcorn
Period: Medieval
Depositing User: Kirsty Whittall
Date Deposited: 04 Oct 2017 11:58
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2017 11:58
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/43912

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