It is part of the District of Braintree and is twinned with the town of Waldbröl, Germany.
Witham stands between the city of Chelmsford (8 miles to the south-west) and the town of Colchester (13 miles to the north-east), on the Roman road between the two.
He is in a newspaper clipping in 1950 for winning silver award for from the Eastern Bus company and the Royal Society of prevention of accidents.
I think I understand that the Eastern comp and the Luton corp were different services?
On multi-period sites, however, it calls for much more meticulous recording since the stratigraphy is revealed one layer at a time.
CATEGORY: technique DEFINITION: The systematic and scientific recovery of cultural, material remains of people as a means of obtaining data about past human activity.
The nature and scale of the undertaking is the next decision.
Excavation is digging or related types of salvage work, scientifically controlled so as to yield the maximum amount of data. The excavation of a site, however, involves the destruction of the primary evidence, which can never be recovered.
Excavation should therefore never be undertaken lightly or without an understanding of the obligations of the excavator to the evidence he destroys.
SYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: extensive excavation, open excavation, open-area excavation CATEGORY: technique DEFINITION: A method of excavation in which the full horizontal extent of a site is cleared and large areas are open while preserving a in the balks between large squares. This method is often used to uncover houses and prehistoric settlement patterns.
Area excavation involves the opening up of large horizontal areas for excavation, used especially where single period deposits lie close to the surface.