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Site team at the end of the dig in front of Roman Tile Kiln

Week 4 of excavating a Roman tile kiln at Brandiers Farm was off to a rocky start after torrential rain and winds brought by Storm Antoni undid a lot of Friday’s hard work cleaning back the kiln and its surfaces. Thankfully our wonderful volunteers got stuck into bailing, and our own Anthony brought enough cake…
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27 Feb
27 Feb 2024    
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Jo Caruth As a result of a National Lottery Heritage Fund award, the trustees of Clare Castle Country Park, Suffolk, were able to carry out [...]
11 Mar
11 Mar 2024    
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Neil Holbrook The talk will examine the archaeology of the Nailsworth area in Roman times. This was a wealthy part of the Cotswolds, and the [...]
12 Mar
12 Mar 2024    
6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Chris Fern The Staffordshire Hoard is the largest ‘treasure’ ever found from the early medieval period, discovered by a metal detectorist near Lichfield (north of [...]
Archaeology in Wiltshire Conference 2024
17 Mar 2024    
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Creating a Wiltshire Pottery type series Alejandra Gutierrez and Lorraine Mepham This short talk will introduce the creation of a reference collection of pottery in [...]
20 Mar
20 Mar 2024    
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Recovering the Fallen: how searching for the dead inspires life for the living Richard Osgood (Operation Nightingale /Ministry of Defence) and Rosanna Price (Cotswold Archaeology)  [...]
20 Mar
20 Mar 2024    
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Steve Bush In 2023, Cotswold Archaeology excavated a site with a dozen round barrows of probable Beaker and Early Bronze Age date ahead of a [...]
27 Mar
27 Mar 2024    
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Jon Hart When surveyors for the 1086 Domesday book arrived at Haresfield, Gloucestershire, they did something unusual: they recorded potters within the village, a presence [...]
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Latest Publications


East Anglian Archaeology Report 182

The Anglo-Saxon cemeteries at RAF Lakenheath, Eriswell Parish, Suffolk


Cotswold Archaeology Monograph 19

The Archaeology of the Hinkley Point C Nuclear Power Station, Somerset Excavations in 2012–16. Volume 2: The Early Medieval Cemetery


Cotswold Archaeology Monograph 18

The Archaeology of the Hinkley Point C Nuclear Power Station, Somerset, Excavations in 2012–16. Volume 1: Rural Settlement and Farming from the Prehistoric to Modern Eras


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