Archive for November, 2008

Waterloo Road, Old Market, Bristol

An excavation on the site of the Globe Inn, a coaching inn built beside the main road to London after the Civil War, failed to find remains of the premises, but did manage to unearth evidence for gardening or farming in the area during the Middle Ages.

ammunition bath bedminster blast furnace bristol bronze-age burial canal casting house ceramic chapel church civil war convent dwelling fort garden building gazebo glass furnace glass works hall house hogarth hospital industrial infirmary iron works jewellery maesteg medieval millerd's map monastic pit port post-medieval post hole prehistoric or roman priory public house railway road roman shipyard st james theatre timber