St Nicholas’ Church, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear: Radiocarbon dating and wiggle-matching of timbers from the roof of St Margaret’s Chapel

Author(s): Alison Arnold, Robert Howard, Cliff Litton, Bronk Ramsey, Paula Reimer, Peter Marshall

Radiocarbon dating and wiggle-matching of the 302 year undated site sequence NWCCSQ01 derived from tree-ring analysis has conclusively shown that the timbers of the St Margaret’s Chapel roof are not medieval in date but were probably felled in the early part of the nineteenth century

Report Number:
77/2018
Series:
Research Report
Pages:
15
Keywords:
Dendrochronology Radiocarbon Dating Standing Building

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