Archaeology Service Users Consultation Results

The results of the Archaeology Service Users consultation can be viewed here.

Church Lawton Barrow Excavations Published

Two Bronze age round barrows were excavated in 1982–3 at Church Lawton near Alsager by Robina McNeil. They have been brought to publication by Malcolm Reid in the Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society/ Volume 80 / December 2014, pp 237 – 277

Information about the journal of the Prehistoric Society can be found here



New Journal of Chester Archaeological Society Published

Volume 84 of the Chester Archaeological Society Journal covers the years 2010-2014. It features the results of a number of archaeological excavations in Cheshire and Warrington, with reports on Southworth Quarry, Winwick, and Second Wood Street, Nantwich plus a review of work carried out by APAS in 2013.

For more details see the  Chester Archaeological Society webpages

20th Century Air-Raid Precaution Railway Control Centres Report

This report was commissioned from leading members of the Airfield Research Group by English Heritage, in order to have a better understanding of 20th century air raid precaution railway control centres in England. This report builds on research and a survey completed on the Chester District type A2 Railway Control Centre, demolished during March 2014. The original report on this building is included here as a test case.  Available as a free download from the English Heritage Website.

Case studies published by English Heritage

The work of the Cheshire HER is featured in a number of English Heritage best practice publications

Sites and Monuments Record to Historic Environment Record: Local Authority Case Studies

Local lists in Cheshire

New website for Archaeology in Cheshire Launched

Find out about local government archaeological services in Cheshire, Warrington and Halton at