Work by Huddersfield & District Archaeological Society on Myers Wood: excavation reports and background research HDAS/2/4

Dated 2002-2005

Extent: 4 box files

Assorted notes, maps and background research on the site and Medieval iron working

Box 1 of 4 (2000-2002):
Preliminary report
Project proposals
Report on Geophysical Study x3 copies September 2001
Local Heritage Funding 2002
Excavation details September 2002
Medieval Pottery report September 2002
Post excavation analysis
Assorted photographs and leaflets (undated)

Box 2 of 4 (2003-2005):
Progress report February 2003 with site plan
Medieval Pottery report I (May 2003) and report II (October 2003)
Report on slag analysis compared with 14th century Rievaulx Abbey residues
Interim Archaeological Report x2 copies October 2003
Radiocarbon dating report January 2004
Pre-publication notes on project
British Archaeology Awards - submission and results
Assorted press cuttings
Copy of The Iron Makers of Myers Wood ISBN 0-905747-01-1 March 2004
The Water Powered Site May 2005
Site visit details 2005
Provisional report
Publicity in Calderdale Life summer 2005

Box 3 of 4 (2000-2002):
Assorted background papers
The geology of Myers Wood
Fluxgate Gradiometer Survey (undated)
Photocopies of early maps of Myers Wood
Primitive Iron Industry in Upper Calderdale 1918
Rosedale West Medieval Iron Working 1974-77
Papers on Medieval Bloomeries in North West Wales 1995
Understanding the British Iron Age 2002
The Anatomy of a Furnace 2005

Box 4 of 4 (2002-2003)
Archaeomagnetic Dating of the Iron Working Site at Myers Wood, Huddersfield. By A. J. Powell, Department of Archaeological Sciences, University of Bradford, Bradford BD7 1DP
A full copy of this report has been scanned and deposited with West Yorkshire Archaeology Advisory Service in 2016.

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