Quinquennial Inspections

    • Client: City of London
    • Location: Epping Forest

Erosion on Pillow Mounds, High Beach

Erosion on Ambresbury Banks Iron Age Hill fort

City of London chose Place Services to undertake quinqennial inspections of key archaeological sites within Epping Forest, including the Iron Age hillforts at Loughton Camp and Ambresbury Banks, and the Purlieu Bank, a medieval forest boundary earthwork.

Visual inspections of each of the sites were completed, including GPS mapping of erosion, vegatation cover, animal burrowing and other forms of damage. Fixed-point photography was utilised to enable long-term monitoring of change.

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