AAAHS members excavating an Iron Age stone causeway in a gravel pit off Barton Lane in about 2000. (c) AAAHS

Barton Lane gravel quarry

Salvage excavations in a gravel quarry found remains of two Iron Age stone causeways, crossing a filled-in former river channel.

Much animal bone, and some human remains, were found.

Published Reference: R. Ainslie (2002), Abingdon, Barton Lane, South Midlands Archaeology 32, 36-38