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Archaeological Investigations in Winchelsea

Investigations by WAS

The outlined areas on the map below represent geophysical surveys; the white dots represent excavations; and the white squares represent watching briefs. Place the cursor over the areas or symbols to identify the site. Click to access information about an archaeological investigation (this is not yet available for all sites).

Walled FieldPipewell FieldCricket FieldGreyfriars lawnSt Leonard's MarshNorth Street wallSpring StepsMariteau Court8 Trojans PlatBlackfriars BarnJubilee Playground treeFriars Road trench

Investigations by other organisations

The outlined areas on the map below represent wide-area geophysical surveys; and the white dots represent small-scale investigations. Place the cursor over the areas or symbols to identify the site. Click to access information about an archaeological investigation (this is not yet available for all sites).

cable trenchCastle Fieldland adjacent to Blackfriars BarnTruncheons, Rectory LaneGreyfriars parklandGreyfriars parklandGreyfriars parklandFerry GateBasted & Burrin, North Streetformer windmill siteMill Farm HouseMill Road 1981Manna Plat, Mill RoadMill Road 2003Mill Road 1999Hiham Lodge, Roberts HillCourt HallMagazine House, Castle StreetRichmond House, Barrack SquareNew Inn gardentown sign, German Streetland adjacent to Blackfriars BarnBlackfriars BarnSt Johns Hospital wallRookery Field2 White Close, German StreetOast House, Rectory LaneCricket Field 2003Little Mariteau, Monks WalkHogtrough LaneNew Hallpublic toilets, Monks WalkSt Thomas's Schoolcable trenchcable trenchcable trench

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Summary of WAS archaeology

Pipewell Field 1999
SW corner of Cricket Field 2004
Walled Field 2004
Greyfriars lawn 2006
Greyfriars lawn (GPR) 2006
St Leonards Marsh 2007
St Giles Close  2007
Old Post Office, Castle Street  2007
Cricket Field (topology) 2008
8 Trojans Plat 2009
8 Trojans Plat 2009
Jubilee Playground tree 2010
Mariteau Court, Back Lane 2010
Spring Steps footpath 2010
North Street gable wall 2010
Jubilee Playground 2011
Mariteau Court, Back Lane 2011
Jubilee Playground 2011
Jubilee Playground 2012
Lower Marlpit Field 2012
A259 footway 2012
Blackfriars Barn 2013
Cricket Field 2012
Wren Cottage 2013
Kings Leap, Castle Street 2013

Summary of other archaeology

Pear Tree Marsh 1965
public toilets site, Monks Walk 1974
Blackfriars Barn 1976-77
next to Blackfriars Barn 1977-78
next to Blackfriars Barn 1980-81
Cricket Field 1980
Basted & Burrin, North Street 1980
Blackfriars Barn 1980
Ferry Gate 1981
Bucklands House, Mill Road 1981
Hogtrough Lane 1982
Greyfriars parkland 1984-86
Greyfriars parkland 1988
Richmond House, Barrack Square 1988-89
Castle Field 1989
Blackfriars Barn 1989
Truncheons, Rectory Lane 1989
Truncheons, Rectory Lane 1990
A259 Winchelsea By-Pass 1992
Hogtrough Lane 1994
Hogtrough Lane 1994
New Inn garden 1995
New Inn garden 1995
Greyfriars parkland 1996
Mill Farm House, Mill Lane 1996
Oast House, Rectory Lane 1996
Blackfriars Barn 1997
New Inn garden 1998
Mrs Croggan's town properties 1998
Mill Road 1999
Court Hall 1999
Castle Field 2000
Rookery Field 2000
former windmill site 2000
'Portobello', Hogtrough Lane 2000
town sign, German Street 2001
Brede Level 2001
New Hall 2002
St John's Hospital wall 2002
2 White Close, German Street 2002
Magazine House, Castle Street 2002
Hiham Lodge, Robert's Hill 2003
Builder's Yard, Mill Road 2003
St Thomas's Primary School 2003
Gasometer site, Hogtrough Lane 2004
Manna Plat, Mill Road  
One Tree Cottage, Hiham Road 2004
Blackfriars Barn 2005
Backfields End 2005
Greyfriars parkland 2007
Court Hall 2007
Little Mariteau, Monks Walk 2009
New Cottage, Mill Road 2011
12 Trojans Plat, Monks Walk 2011
Wren Cottage, High Street 2011
Rookery Field 2012
Tanyard Lane 2012