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Section 21.0.    BIBLIOGRAPHY & FURTHER READING
INCLUDES PRESS & MEDIA ITEMS :
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Updated 03 March 2009.

[Containing 71 references.....*denotes a stock item in the Society's Library.]
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This column is now being loaded with Links to relevant Bibliographic References which have been converted to .pdf format for universal download access and is in response to requests for current information regarding certain developments at Cattedown.
All documents posted here are already in the Public Domain and are replicated here both for the convenience of Public Information Access across Europe and thereby, for the greater benefit of the public monitoring of actual and potential threats to Plymouth's Historic Heritage at Cattedown and how effectively those threats are (or are not) being dealt with.

Click on the underlined text in each case to go to the relevant document. (Please note that you will need a .pdf Reader Software Programme such as Adobe Acrobat. If you have difficulty in obtaining this, please either go to the Adobe Website and download it free of charge or contact our Webmaster for help in doing so.)


Batch 1. Document Downloads, Relating to
the destruction of the Shapter's Field Area :

Doc. 1.1.
"Case Study :...Cattedown Land Reclamation."
by T J Brent Construction.
[1pp in .pdf format, 129 kB.]


Batch 2. Document Downloads, Relating to
the Potential Threats to the Scheduled Ancient Monument of Worth's Cattedown Bone Cave :
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Doc. 2.1.
Wessex Archaeology Client Report 64360.01
for Hanson Aggregates, dated Nov. 2006.
"Proposed Concrete Batching Plant,
Cattedown Industrial Estate, Plymouth :
Archaeological Desk-based Assessment."
[25pp in .pdf format, 1.29MB.]

Doc. 2.2.
[awaiting Link]
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Babtie Group, (1999). *
                "Shapter's Field and Quarry, Cattedown, Plymouth, Devon. Archaeological Watching Brief."
                by the Babtie Group, Multi-disciplinary Consultants, 20 October 1999. [unpublished].
Barry, Sir J W and Brereton C. (1897). *
                "Report on the Cattewater Harbour for the Corporation of Plymouth, 11th November 1897."
Bass, W M.  (1995, 1998)
                "Human Osteology. A Laboratory and Field Manual."
                pub. as :  Special Publication No. 2., by the Missouri Archaeological Society, P.O. Box 958., Columbia, Mo 65205., USA.
Beddoe, Dr John. (1904). *
                "On Certain Human Bones from a Cave at Cattedown, Devon."
                pub. in :  Transactions of the Plymouth Institution, Vol. XIV. Pt.1., 1903-1904pp.105-110.
Boyd Dawkins, W. (1868). *
                "Range of the Mammoth."
                in :  Popular Science Review, July 1868.
Boyd Dawkins, W. (1874). *
                "Cave Hunting, Researches on the Evidence of Caves respecting the Early Inhabitants of Europe."
                pub. by :  Macmillan & Co., London.
Bray, Rodney C. (1964). *
                "Future Meets - Sunday January 10th. 1965 - Cattedown Caves."
                pub. in : Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No. 14., November 1964.  p.2.
Bray, Rodney C. (1965). *
                "Pigeon Cave."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No. 18., August 1965.  p.2.
British Geological Survey. (1998). *
                "Plymouth. Solid and Drift Geology."
                pub. as :  1 : 50 000 Series England and Wales Sheet 348. by the NERC. [ISBN : 0-7518-3048-8].
Buikstra, J E. and Ubelaker, D H. [Eds.]  (1994).
                "Standards for Data Collection From Human Skeletal Remains.
                The Proceedings of a Seminar Held at the Field Museum of Natural History, Organized by Jonathan Haas."
                pub. as :  Arkansas Archaeological Survey Research Series No. 44.,.3rd Printing, 1994. by the Arkansas Archaeological Survey, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA.
                4th Printing, 1998. [ISBN : 0-943414-81-4.]
Burleigh, R., (1972) *
                "Carbon-14 Dating - with application to dating of remains from caves."
                in :  Studies in Speleology 2. (5)., pp.176-190.
                pub. by :  William Pengelly Cave Studies Trust Ltd.
Burleigh, R. and Hewson A. (1977). *
                "British Museum Natural Radiocarbon Measurements XI."
                pub. in :  Radiocarbon, Vol. 21. No. 3.  p. 341. by the British Museum (Natural History), London.
Burnard, R.  (1887a). *
                "Letters from Robert Burnard to Professor Stewart, dated 14 May and 24 May, 1887."
                in :  Archive Letters Vol. 5.  pp. 24-25., Royal College of Surgeons of England, London.
Burnard, R.  (1887b). *
                "Recent Dredging in Cattewater."
                pub. in : Transactions of the Plymouth Institution, Vol. IX. Pt. 3., 1886-1887.  pp.396-410.
Burnard, R.  (1899). *
                "Animal Bones found at Cattedown, near Plymouth."
                pub. in :  Transactions of the Devonshire Association, Vol. 31.  pp.91-92.
Burnard, R.  (1906). *
                "A History of Devonshire - Early Man." in The Victoria History of the Counties of England (Series), The Victoria History of the County of Devon, Vol. 1., pp. 341-346.
                pub. by :  Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd., London.
Chamberlain, A T. and Ray, K. (1994). *
                "A Catalogue of Quaternary Fossil-bearing Cave Sites in the Plymouth Area."
                pub as :  Plymouth Archaeology Occasional Publication No. 1., May 1994, by Plymouth City Council, Planning & Transport Service, Directorate of Development,
                Civic Centre, Armada Way, Plymouth, PL1 2EW. [ISBN : 1-85522-345-7]
Collings, T John. (1963a). *
                "Proposed Meets. Saturday April 20th. - Cattedown Caves."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group of the D.S.S. Newsletter No.1., April 1963.  p.1.
Collings, T John. (1963b). *
                "Report on the P.C.G. Meet to Cattedown on Saturday 19th April."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.3., June 1963.  p.4.
Collings, T John. (1963c). *
                "Meet Cave."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.4., September 1963.  p.2.
Collings, T John. (1963d). *
                "Cattedown."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.6., November 1963.  p.4.
Collings, T John. (1963e). *
                "Meet Cave."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.6., November 1963.  p.4.
Collings, T John. (1963f). *
                "Fluorescein Tests."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.6., November 1963.  p.4.
Collings, T John. (1963g). *
                "Cattedown Cat Cave."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.7., December 1963.  p.2.
Collings, T John. (1963h). *
                "Leader for Cattedown."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.7., December 1963.  p.4.
Collings, T John. (1963i). *
                "Notes on Meet of 10th August Cattedown."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.7., December 1963.  p.6.
Collings, T John. (1964a). *
                "Future Meets - Saturday April 4th. Cattedown Caves."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.9., February 1964.  p.1.
Collings, T John. (1964b). *
                "Cattedown Bone Cave."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.9., February 1964.  p.4.
Collings, T John. (1964c). *
                "The New Bone Cave at Cattedown - Cattedown Bone Rift."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.9., February 1964.  pp. 4-5.
Collings, T John. (1964d). *
                "Cattedown Bone Rift."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter No.10., April 1964.  p. 3-4.
Collings, T John. (1964e). *
                "Meet Report - Cattedown Saturday April 4th."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter & Bulletin No.12., June-July 1964.  p.7.
English Heritage. (1999). *
                Schedule Entry Copy (File Reference AA 79935/1.) for National Monument No. 29678 Worth's Cattedown Bone Cave ......
Flower, W.H.  (1884).
                "The Catalogue of the Specimens Illustrating the Osteology and Dentition of Vertebrated Animals, Recent and Extinct, Contained in the Museum of the Royal College of Surgeons of
                England.  Part II. Class Mammalia other than Man."
                unpublished Catalogue, Royal College of Surgeons of England, London.
Gill, Crispin  (1997).
                "Plymouth River - A History of the Laira and Cattewater."
                1st Edition published by Devon Books, Tiverton, Devon, for Devon County Council, 216 pp. ISBN 0 861149114.
Hodge, H C. (1859). *
                "The Origin of the Caverns and Fissures of the Plymouth Limestone, and the Causes Concerned in the Entombment and Preservation of their Animal Remains."
John Grimes Partnership. (1990). *
                "Ground Investigation Victoria Wharves - Silos, at Cattedown."
                produced as Report No. 90/314., dated June 1990, by John Grimes Partnership, for their client, Escombe Lambert Ltd. [unpublished].
John Grimes Partnership. (1993). *
                "Site Investigation Turnchapel Wharves - CU Pontoons."
                produced as :  Report No. 93/782., dated April 1993, by John Grimes Partnership [unpublished].
Lewarne, B. (1974). *
                "Cave Water Analysis."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter & Journal No.58., October 1974.  p.3.
Lewarne, B. (1975a). *
                "The Cattedown Bones."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter & Journal No.60., March 1975.  p.11.
Lewarne, B. (1975b). *
                "An Account of Some Recent Bone Discoveries at Cattedown Bone Rift, Cattedown, Plymouth. Part 1."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter & Journal No.63., December 1975.  pp.4-7.
Lewarne, B. (1976). *
                "Cattedown Bone Carbon 14 Tests."
                pub. in :  Plymouth Caving Group Newsletter & Journal No.65., June 1976.  p.4.
Lewarne, B. (1977). *
                "Cattedown.."
                pub. in :  Devon Karst Research. A Report, 1977.  p.31.
Lewarne, B. (2007). *
                "City's Heritage Deserves Better."
                pub. in :  [Letters to the Editor], The Herald, 16 November 2007. p.10.
Mouchel, L.G. & Partners Ltd. (1949). *
                "Report on Site Investigation for Cattedown Wharf, Plymouth".
                produced as :  Report No. 547., dated August 1949, by Soil Mechanics Ltd., for Messrs. L.G. Mouchel & Partners Ltd., for their client, British Electricity Authority.  [unpublished].
Mouchel, L.G. & Partners Ltd. (1994). *
                "Ground Investigation Contract 'B' Marine Boreholes, Contract No. C1811 4523 AB -
                Plymouth Marine Scheme, South Devon".
                produced as :  Report No. 45038-1., dated June 1994, by L.G. Mouchel & Partners Ltd., for their client, South West Water Services Ltd.  [unpublished].
Poat, C.M.S. (1985). *
                "An Investigation into Buried Channels in Plymouth Sound, using Shallow-water Reflective Seismic Techniques."
                for a Geology & Ocean Science B.Sc. Combined Studies Degree at Plymouth Polytechnic.
                [unpublished].
Ray, K. (1995). *
                "Archaeological Investigations and Research in Plymouth, Vol. 1. 1992-1993."
                pub as : Plymouth Archaeology Occasional Publication No. 2., Oct 1995, by Plymouth City Council, Planning & Transport Service, Directorate of Development, Civic Centre, Armada
                Way, Plymouth, PL1 2EW. [ISBN : 1-85522-389-9]
Sherrell, F. (1981). *
                "An Investigation of the Seabed at the Cattewater, Plymouth."
                Report No. 1029. by Frederick Sherrell, Consulting Engineers, Tavistock, Devon for the City Engineers Dept., Plymouth City Council. [unpublished].
Sutcliffe, A J and Lewarne, B. (1977). *
                "An Unsolved Mystery :..The Age of the Almost Destroyed Human Remains from Cattedown Cave, Plymouth, Devon."
                pub. in :  Studies in Speleology, Vol. 3. Pt.1. August 1977.  pp.43-48.
The Herald. (2007a). *
                "The Caveman.".Front page and "Stone Age Cave Finds 'Under Threat' "; by Diana Prince, pp. 4-5.;
                + Editorial Comment; p 8.
                pub. by :  The Herald, 13 April 2007.
The Herald. (2007b). *
                "The Caveman." Article from 13 April 2007 partly reproduced within a separate Item "Meet the Ancestors"; by Matt Fleming & Paul Stater, pp. 3.;
                pub. by :  The Herald, 16 April 2007.
The Herald. (2007c). *
                "Society Dismay at New Unit Approval. Workshop close to resting place of 'Cattedown Man'."
                pub. by :  The Herald, 02 October 2008. p.8.
The Herald. (2007d). *
                "Bones of Contention. Council approves concrete plant outside caves."; by Diana Prince, p. 3.;
                + Editorial Comment.
                pub. by :  The Herald, 01 November 2007.
Wessex Archaeology. (1993). *
                "Cattedown Reclamation Scheme, Plymouth : Archaeological Evaluation."
                pub as a Client Report by :  Wessex Archaeology, (Report Ref. 36047a-c.), Salisbury. Vols. 1-3., February 1993. [available from the Society.]
Wessex Archaeology. (2000)a.
                "Bulk Storage Warehouse, Cattedown Wharves, Cattedown Road, Plymouth. Archaeological Assessment Project Design."
                pub as a Client Report by :  Wessex Archaeology, (Report Ref. T5638.), Salisbury.
Wessex Archaeology. (2000)b.
                "Bulk Storage Warehouse, Cattedown Wharves, Cattedown Road, Plymouth. Archaeological Assessment Stage 1."
                as an unpublished Client Report by :  Wessex Archaeology, (Report Ref. 48766.), Salisbury.
Wessex Archaeology. (2000)c..*
                "Bulk Storage Warehouse, Cattedown Wharves, Cattedown Road, Plymouth. Archaeological Desk-based Assessment."
                as an unpublished Client Report by :  Wessex Archaeology, (Report Ref. 48766.02.), Salisbury.
Wessex Archaeology. (2000)d.
                "Proposed Warehouse Extension, Cattedown Wharves, Cattedown Road, Plymouth. Archaeological Desk-based Assessment."
                as an unpublished Client Report by :  Wessex Archaeology, (Report Ref. 48767.), Salisbury.
Wessex Archaeology. (2006). *
                "Proposed Concrete Batching Plant, Cattedown Industrial Estate, Plymouth : Archaeological Desk-based Assessment."
                pub as a Client Report by :  Wessex Archaeology, (Report Ref. 64360.01.), Salisbury. November 2006.
.....................[now available as a Link to a .pdf. Document in the left-side column on this Webpage.]
Western Evening Herald. (1964). *
                "Reindeer Skeleton in Cattedown Cave."
                pub. by :  The Western Evening Herald, 28 February 1964.
Western Morning News. (1964a). *
                "Bone Cave Found at Cattedown."
                pub. by :  The Western Morning News, 28 February 1964., p.7.
Western Morning News. (1964b). *
                "Cave Discoveries."
                pub. by :  The Western Morning News, 29 February 1964.
Western Morning News. (2007). *
                "Historians Warn Concrete Works Could Ruin Site of Ancient Bones.", by Lucy Duval, p. 7.
                pub. by :  The Western Morning News, 14 April 2007.
Worth, R Hansford. (1894). *
                "A New First Chapter for Plymouth."
                pub. in :  Transactions of the Plymouth Institution, Vol.11.  pp.218-230b.
Worth, R Hansford. (1937). *
                "Prehistoric Plymouth."
                pub. in :  Transactions of the Plymouth Institution, Vol.17.  pp.218-230.
Worth, R N. (1879). *
                "The Bone Caves of the Plymouth District."
                pub in :  Transactions of the Plymouth Institution, Vol. 7. 1897.  pp.87-117.
Worth, R N. (1887a). *
                "On the Occurrence of Human Remains in a Bone Cave at Cattedown."
                pub in :  Transactions of the Devonshire Assn. for the Advmt. of Science, Vol. 19.  pp.419-437.
Worth, R N. (1887b).
                "On the Discovery of Human Remains in a Devonshire Bone Cave."
                pub in :  Transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall, Vol. 11.  pp.105-112.
Worth, R N. (1888). *
                "The Cattedown Bone Cave."
                pub. in :  Transactions of the Plymouth Institution, Vol. 10. pp.10-38.
Worth, R N. (1892). *
                "Materials for a Census of Devonian Granites and Felsites."
                pub in :  Transactions of the Devonshire Assn. for the Advmt. of Science, Vol. 24.  pp. 189-190.

ALSO SEE :
.....................(1849)...Memoires de l'Acad. Imp. des Sciences de Pétersbourg, 6e Sér. tome V.

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