Watching Brief/Archaeological Observation
On behalf of our longstanding client The National Trust, we monitored groundworks for a biomass boiler and heating system at Croft Castle, Yarpole
Engineering works were monitored in 5 areas of the castle grounds and a rapid record made of several archaeological features.
18th/19th century culverts and the heating duct for an early 20th century greenhouse were revealed.
Key PointsWatching Brief to monitor engineering groundworks on behalf of The National TrustObservation of 5 areas within the castle groundsPost-medieval culverts and ducting revealed; former paths and driveways dated and recorded
Associated paths and driveways were dated and recorded