What's on?

Wednesday at Bar Hill
 We will be carrying on to hold meetings at the Oxford Archaeology East HQ at Bar Hill during November, partly to carry on assessing previous finds and any from field walking at Eltisley.
 Our next lecture meeting at the MacDonald Institute on December 6th will be a follow-up by Paddy Lambert on further excavations at Priors Hall, Corby.
 We will try to field walk on the 10th Dec at Eltisley provided that the weather forecast does not get any worse. Please check if in any doubt.

Latest articles & reports        (more)

The Orwell Dornier
 This article concerns one night during WW2 over Orwell and how a field walking find brought it to our attention.
The Bullock Road
 The Huntingdonshire Bullock Road is an ancient drove route, believed to be of early medieval date, which appears to respect county, hundred and parish boundaries.
Clopton Fieldwalking Report - Phase 2
 Phase 2 of our field walking on sites near the Deserted Medieval Village of Clopton form October to November 2020.
Ickleton draft reports
 We now have drafts reports available for 2019 and 2020 excavations at Ickleton. These can be viewed or downloaded from the Articles and reports drop down above.
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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