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Crompton Hall, Buckstones Road, Shaw, Greater Manchester: Archaeological Evaluation

Mottershead, Graham (2011) Crompton Hall, Buckstones Road, Shaw, Greater Manchester: Archaeological Evaluation. Project Report. Oxford Archaeology North. (Submitted)

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Abstract

Vian Homes Ltd obtained planning permission (PA/056903/09) to develop a site off Buckstones Road in Shaw, Oldham (centred on NGR SD 9486 0986). The development proposals allowed for the erection of seven new dwellings, necessitating some earth-moving works.
In order to secure archaeological interests, Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council (OMBC) placed a condition on the planning permission, which required a programme of archaeological investigation to be carried out in advance of development. Following consultation with the Assistant County Archaeologist for Greater Manchester, it was recommended that an appropriate programme of investigation would in the first instance comprise background documentary research coupled with targeted evaluation trenching.

Item Type: Monograph (Project Report)
Subjects: Geographical Areas > English Counties > Greater Manchester
Period > UK Periods > Post Medieval 1540 - 1901 AD
Divisions: Oxford Archaeology North
Depositing User: Mr Peter Schofield
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2014 13:23
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2014 13:23
URI: http://eprints.oxfordarchaeology.com/id/eprint/1448

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