HS2 : Archaeology at Edgcote

Details of Excavations

HS2 is carrying out archaeological investigation in advance of construction and has published details of work taking place near Edgcote.

trowelThree sites have been identified for work; one at Blackgrounds Farm (the site of a possible Roman villa with an extended settlement) and two on the presumed site of Edgcote battlefield, a decisive battle in the Wars of the Roses.

Work will take place between 15th February and August.

More detail is available here.


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