The assessment analyses aerial photographs, documentary sources and an assessment of geotechnical data. The landscape in the area is dominated by the fields of post-medieval enclosure and to the west by suburban growth of Derby. A number of more ancient landscape area were identified principally at Stocker Flat in Alvaston and around Elvaston Castle. Two sites of archaeological interest are affected by the proposed road:
1. Cropmark enclosures at Elvaston
2. Palaeoenvironmental material at Stocker Flat.
MDR8129Earthworks, off Elvaston Lane, Derby (Monument)
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May 9 2008 10:52AM
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