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Wednesday at Bar Hill
 !!CANCELLED!! The decision has been taken to suspend meetings at Bar Hill until further notice due to the coronavirus restrictions.
 Due to the University of Cambridge closing the McDonald Institute for the foreseeable future, planned lectures are postponed as is the AGM. For the 2019-20 series click here
 Our excavations have started at Ickleton and are planned to finish on Sun 25th July. For details contact fieldwalking@cafg.net

Latest articles & reports        (more)

Belham Hall, Childerley Report
 Field walking and metal detecting at Belham Hill, Childerley Estate.
Clopton Fieldwalking Report - Phase 1
 Field walking on sites near the Deserted Medieval Village of Clopton
Reach Villa Report
 A comprehensive review and interpretation of the field walking finds from this site
Querns and quernstones
 A lesser category of finds is worked stone. Quern stones are the most common type of worked stone found. This article goes into more detail about some of the various types.
Who made this clay pipe?
 Common finds during our field walking are clay pipes. This article discusses how their maker can sometimes be determined and how to do it.
Bronze and Iron Age Hoards
 Robert Skeen shares his interest in the hoards of the Bronze and Iron Ages.
Wimpole: silent voices and deserted homes
 The full main report of our HLF funded project at Wimpole is now available for download. Appendices giving detailed information are available on request.
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