Thesaurus Term/Concept: TEST PIT

Identifier 145172
Class EVENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note Systematically positioned hole, or holes, utilised in all studies that aim to sample the nature of the topsoil and subsurface deposits.

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Instances/Examples (66)

Context Record
Event Type ECC3042 A test pit evaluation at the rear of 25 Head Street, Colchester, 2002 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3600 A test pit evaluation in Hollytrees Meadow, Castle Park, Colchester, 2010 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3601 A test pit evaluation in Hollytrees Meadow, Castle Park, Colchester, 2011 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2989 An archaeological trial-trenched evaluation at 147-155 High Street, Colchester, 2011 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2562 An archaeological watching brief and limited excavation at Charlie Browns, 60-66 East Street, Colchester, 2003-4 (Event - Survey)
Event Type ECC3614 An evaluation by test-pitting at North Primary School, John Harper Street, Colchester, 2011 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4331 Archaeological evaluation and monitoring at St Mary the Virgin Church, Layer Marney, 2019 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4334 Archaeological evaluation at Colchester Castle, Colchester, 2019 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4344 Archaeological excavation at 5-6 St Nicholas Street and 60 Culver Street East, Colchester (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4617 Archaeological investigation at the Church of St James the Great, Colchester, 2021. (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2604 Archaeological investigation of the Roman town wall at Roman Road, Colchester, 2004-6 (Event - Survey)
Event Type ECC3872 Archaeological monitoring and recording at St Helena School, Colchester 2016 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4093 Archaeological strip, map and record at the St Leonard's Church, Lexden Road, Colchester, 2017 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2715 Archaeological test pit at the playground, Castle Park, Colchester, 2007 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3985 Archaeological test pit evaluation and monitoring at 5-6 St Nicholas Street, Colchester, 2017 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4426 Archaeological test pit evaluation at 30 Fitzwalter Road, Colchester, 2020 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4419 Archaeological test pit evaluation at Church of St Peter and St Paul, Birch (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4299 Archaeological test pit evaluation at East Bay Mill, Colchester, 2019 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4230 Archaeological test pit evaluation at The Rampart, Haynes Green Road, Layer Marney, 2018 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4475 Archaeological test pit evaluation in Upper Castle Park, Colchester, 2019 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4173 Archaeological test pits in West Mersea, 2006 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4174 Archaeological test pits in West Mersea, 2007 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4175 Archaeological test pits in West Mersea, 2008 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4176 Archaeological test pits in West Mersea, 2009 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4177 Archaeological test pits in West Mersea, 2010 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3638 Archaeological test-pit at 9 Ashley Gardens, Colchester, 2014 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2732 Borehole in Osborne Street and test-pit in Stanwell Street, Colchester, 2007 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2220 Evaluation at Co-Op, Long Wyre Street, Colchester, 1997 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2478 Evaluation at St Leonards Church, Hythe Hill, 2000 (Event - Interpretation)
Event Type ECC2722 Evaluation in Castle Park putting green and nursery, Upper Castle Park, Colchester 2007 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2836 Evaluation of drama block, St Helena School, Sheepen Road, Colchester, 2005 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC1993 Evaluation south of 97 Northgate Street, Colchester 1993 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2920 Excavations in advance of the construction of the Visual Arts Facility (Firstsite), Colchester, 2006-2008 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3392 SALV RECORD by Whitehouse, B and Crummy, P, 1979 (Archaeological Intervention)
Event Type ECC3438 St. Peter's and St. Paul's church, West Mersea (Archaeological Intervention)
Event Type ECC4429 Test pit archaeological evaluation at 1 Meadow Lane, West Mersea, 2020 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4199 Test pit evaluation and monitoring at East of England Co-op, High Street, Dedham, 2018 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2747 Test pit evaluation and watching brief at East Hill House and Colchester bus station, Colchester, 2004 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4226 Test pit evaluation at 8 St Albans Road, Colchester, 2018 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2654 Test pit evaluation at 8 St Botolph's Street, Colchester, 2006 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3809 Test pit evaluation at Duncan's Gate, Colchester, 2016 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4049 Test pit evaluation at Lewis Gardens, Colchester, 2017 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2012 Test pit evaluation at Mulberry Nursery, East Hill, Colchester, 1995 (Event - Interpretation)
Event Type ECC2488 Test pit evaluation at St Botolph's Priory, Colchester, 1999 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4210 Test pit evaluation at St Botolphs, rear of Queen Street, Colchester, 2018 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4102 Test pit evaluation at St James' House, Queen Street, Colchester, 2017-2018 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4148 Test pit evaluation at St Mary's Church, Wivenhoe, 2020 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3714 Test pit evaluation in front of the Balkerne Gate, Colchester, 2016 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2783 Test pit evaluation on St John's Green, Colchester, 2007 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2549 Test pit evaluation on the west side of St John's Abbey precinct wall, Colchester, 2002 (Event - Interpretation)
Event Type ECC1996 Test pit excavation at 21 North Hill, Colchester, 1994 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3822 Test pit investigations at Lodge Hills, Wormingford, 2007 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2856 Test pits at St Helena School, Sheepen Road, Colchester, Essex (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3014 Test pits at the Church of St James the Great, East Hill, Colchester, 2000 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2896 Test pits in the (redundant) playground in Hollytrees Meadow, Colchester, 2013 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2893 Test pits in the Sensory Garden, Upper Castle Park, Colchester, 2014 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2954 Test-pit evaluation at Colnebank House, 30 St Peter's Street, Colchester, 2013 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3970 Test-pit evaluation at Queen Street Bus Depot, Colchester, 2017 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2955 Test-pit evaluation at Sheepen Road car park, Colchester, 2014 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2928 Test-pitting at Essex County Hospital, Lexden Road, Colchester, 2015 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC394 Trial excavation at 22 Crouch Street, Colchester, 1971 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC2891 Trial test pits and watching brief in the sand play area, Upper Castle Park, Colchester, 2014-15 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4218 Trial trenched evaluation at 6-7 Hawkins Road, Colchester, 2018 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC3055 Trial trenched evaluation at the Mercury Flats, Balkerne Gardens, Colchester, 2005 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4380 Trial-trenched evaluation at 60 Creffield Road, Colchester, 2019 (Event - Intervention)
Event Type ECC4165 Trial-trenched evaluation Essex County Hospital, Lexden Road, Colchester, 2018 (Event - Intervention)