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origins of a Leicester suburb

Roman, Anglo-Saxon, medieval and post-medieval occupation on Bonners Lane

by Neil Finn

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Published by Archaeopress in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Leicester.,
  • Leicester (England) -- Antiquities, Roman.,
  • Leicester (England) -- Antiquities.

  • About the Edition

    Between 1993 and 1997 excavations were carried out on the south side of Bonners Lane, Leicester. The excavation preceded construction on the site of a new De Montfort University building. This account of the excavations findings attempts to integrate thisinformation with the results of four other excavations undertaken in the same general area.

    Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 167-175.

    StatementNeil Finn ; with contributions by Ian L. Baxter ... [et al.].
    SeriesBAR British series -- 372
    ContributionsBaxter, Ian L.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 175 p. :
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16250869M
    ISBN 101841716146

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