Medieval Assorted Features at Gas House Lane

Description of this historic site

Several Medieval pits and a Medieval corn drying kiln were found during archaeological work. The site was located in Gas House Lane, Alcester.

Notes about this historic site

1 An evaluation was carried out during Jan-Mar 1988. 5 trenches were excavated by hand to a depth of 1.5-2m with trenches 2 & 4 fully emptied of archaeological deposits. In trench 1 there was little evidence of medieval activity beyond 1 or 2 small pits. In trench 2 a medieval corn-drying or malting kiln was discovered.

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