Wavendon Gate: a Late Iron Age and Roman Settlement in Milton Keynes

Wavendon Gate: a Late Iron Age and Roman Settlement in Milton Keynes

by R.J. Williams, David Williams, A. Williams, P. J. Hart
     
 

The final Milton Keynes monograph publishes an extensive Late Iron Age and Roman settlement. The Roman phase of this complex site includes two First Century BC Pottery kilns, a well furnished cremation cemetery, corn driers and a late Roman waterlogged pit. The pit contained some well-preserved artefacts including a votive 'Taranis' wheel; the first wooden

Overview

The final Milton Keynes monograph publishes an extensive Late Iron Age and Roman settlement. The Roman phase of this complex site includes two First Century BC Pottery kilns, a well furnished cremation cemetery, corn driers and a late Roman waterlogged pit. The pit contained some well-preserved artefacts including a votive 'Taranis' wheel; the first wooden representation of this Celtic goddess found in Europe. There were also traces of Early Saxon occupation on the site.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780949003164
Publisher:
Milton Keynes
Publication date:
12/31/1996
Series:
Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society Series, #10
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
8.27(w) x 11.81(h) x (d)

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