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 bedminster birmingham blast furnace brickworks bristol burial cesspit chapel cinema city hall civil war coaching inn dwelling fort garden building gazebo hall house hospital industrial iron works keynsham law court lido maesteg medieval meeting hall millerd's map modern monastic oven pit post-medieval post hole prehistoric or roman priory public house railway records office road roman shipyard st james theatre timber