Hampshire Treasures

Volume 8 ( Test Valley North)

Page 27 - Andover

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Description and DateRemarksProtectionGrid Ref. and
Punchcard No.
Iron Age
Pottery
Tinkers Hill. Pot sherds, pot boilers, hammer- stones, etc. found in the area. O.S.A. No. SU34 NE27. Ref: The Andover District, an Account, 1922, (Crawford), pp.57 and 62.     SU 397 466
0303 78
Celtic Fields
Andover Downs. No trace of this field system remains. O.S.A. No. SU34 NE20.     SU 391 453
0303 73
Iron Age/Romano-British
Settlement Site
Roman Way. Large settlement area with pits, ditches and C.5 Roman cremation cemetery. O.S.A. No. SU34 NE37. Ref: Andover Archaeological Society, 1972-3.     SU 366 475
0301 25
Settlement Site
Vigo Road. Earthenware lamps and animal bones found while digging house foundations in the 1920s. Pits excavated 1972, enclosure ditch and entrance excavated 1976, by Andover Archaeological Society. In 1981 the ditch was traced to the edge of the site and four pits excavated by the same society.     SU 368 458
0303 61
Enclosure (Site)
Artist's Way. Ditched enclosure with smaller enclosure, hut circles and pits. No trace during excavation of the presumed route of the Roman portway. O.S.A. No. SU34 NE2. Ref: P.H.F.C., Vol. 37.     SU 355 465
0301 08
Settlement Site
Roman Crossroads, East Anton. Pits, ditches and buildings excavated in 1970-71, now mainly destroyed by development. Ref: Andover Archaeological Society.     SU 371 475
0301 26
Cremation Burial (Site)
Walworth Industrial Estate. Decorated beaker containing carbon, and metal fragments thought to be sandal studs. Found during excavation of a gas main trench. O.S.A. No. SU34 NE5. Ref: Andover Archaeological Society.     SU 379 463
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Inhumations
Portway West. Three female adult and twelve infant skeletons under cairns of flints in enlarged section of late Bronze Age linear ditch. Ref: Andover Archaeological Society, 1980.     SU 338 465
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