Photograph of ET Leeds
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Photograph of ET Leeds beside a trench
Exploring the Past through the Work of E.T. Leeds and A2A



Between 1955 and 1964 excavations were conducted at the City Farm in Hanborough prior to gravel digging. A number of Anglo-Saxon inhumation and cremation burials were found together with prehistoric features.

Photograph of Hanborough
Photograph of Hanborough as recorded by E.T. Leeds

Few artefacts were found with these burials but a number are held in the Ashmolean Museum.


H. Case et al (1964-65) "Excavations at City Farm, Hanborough, Oxon", Oxoniensia, XXIX-XXX, pp1-98.

A. MacGregor and E. Bolick (1993) Summary Catalogue of the Anglo-Saxon Collections (Non- Ferrous Metals), BAR British Series 230.

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