Category: Digs

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View the 2018 Digs Guide as it appears in issue 338 of Current Archaeology magazine.

Matt 2 months ago
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A SOTMAS member and resident of Mucklestone, learned that whenever a field called "Old House…

CA 2 months ago
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Excavation of Neolithic Kerb Cairns with prehistoric cremation burials on later multi settlement site up…

CA 3 months ago
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Courses at the Kent Archaeological Field School for 2018 will include: Field Walking and Map…

Lucia Marchini 3 months ago
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Les Varines, a Magdalenian settlement approximately 14,500 years old, is an exceptional site which has…

Nick Bartos 3 months ago
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We have been granted HLF funding to investigate Iron Age settlement in the southern Vale…

CA 3 months ago
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Archaeologists from the University of the Highlands and Islands Archaeology Institute, the University of Central…

Lucia Marchini 3 months ago
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Details We Dig the Castle - first held in 2015 - is Nottingham Castle's annual…

Nick Bartos 3 months ago
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The Cairns, South Ronaldsay, Orkney is a research and training excavation based around a substantial…

Nick Bartos 3 months ago
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The work at Skaill aims to explore a slice of the remarkable deep time represented…

Lucia Marchini 3 months ago
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An archaeology field school run by the University of Sheffield. ​ The 2018 season will…