This dataset includes desk study, WSIs and fieldwork report describing excavations carried out at the Crossrail Plumstead tunnel portal in 2012.
Several wooden stakes and a stone hammer tool showed that Bronze Age ancient Britons were accessing and exploiting the landscape resources of the floodplain. The work was informed by a geo-archaeological predictive deposit model which is also included.
2014: This report presents the results of a field evaluation carried out by the Museum ofLondon Archaeology (MOLA) on the site of Plumstead Portal, White Hart Avenue, London SE28, in the London Borough of Greenwich. This report was commissioned from MOLA by Crossrail Ltd.
2012: Interim report setting out the preliminary results from the Crossrail archaeological evaluation at Plumstead Portal comprising 6 geoarchaeological boreholes, two trenches and both targeted and general watching briefs.
2011: This Interim Report covers the recording of the NLBH at the Plumstead Portal, Worksite West and Worksite East carried out by the Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA). All fieldwork was conducted between 11/07/11 to 5/08/11 and included the photographic recording of various railway related, non-listed structures of low significance. In addition to these the survey included the investigation and recording of two sub-surface concrete structures.
2014: This report covers three geotechnical boreholes carried out by the Museum ofLondon Archaeology (MOLA) on the site of the future Crossrail Plumstead Maintainance Depot, by C263 Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA). The report was commissioned from MOLA by Crossrail Ltd.
2011: Addendum to WSI, setting out the specification for archaeological trial trench evaluation at Plumstead Portal. This document is an addendum to the Written Scheme of Investigation for Plumstead Portal (C156-CSY-T-RGN-CR148_PT005-00028) and should be read in conjunction with that document.
2011: Written Scheme of Investigation for arcaheological works at the Plumstead Portal worksites. Please read in conjunction with document: C122-OVE-T1-RGN-CR148_PT005-50001 Addendum to WSI: Plumstead Archaeology Trial Trenches.