Information for record number MWA10185:
19th Century Quarry Pits

Summary Two quarry pits dated to the 19th century located at Parkside, Priory Road, Warwick.
What Is It?  
Type: Pit
Period: Unknown
Where Is It?  
Parish: Warwick
District: Warwick, Warwickshire
Grid Reference: SP 28 65
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Level of Protection National - Old SMR PrefRef (Grade: )
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Source Number  

1 A watching brief in 2004 at Parkside found two quarry pits. One pit was 1.4 m across and and 1.25m deep while the other was 2.5m in diameter and 3m deep. Both were dated with 19th century pottery.

Source No: 1
Source Type: Unpublished document
Title: Archaeological Watching Brief at Parkside, Priory Road, Warwick
Author/originator: Jones, Chris
Date: 2004
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Word or Phrase
monument PRIORY * A monastery governed by a prior or prioress. Use with narrow terms of DOUBLE HOUSE, FRIARY, MONASTERY or NUNNERY. back
monument ROAD * A way between different places, used by horses, travellers on foot and vehicles. back
monument PIT * A hole or cavity in the ground, either natural or the result of excavation. Use more specific type where known. back
monument QUARRY * An excavation from which stone for building and other functions, is obtained by cutting, blasting, etc. back

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