Monthly Archives: November 2012

Post-Excavation Pottery Workshop

We would like to say a huge thank you to everybody who came to our first post-excavation workshop at the Wardell Armstrong offices on Saturday 17th November 2012. Our team of 17 volunteers washed a mountain of pottery recovered from the 2012 excavations and made a few new discoveries including the stamped amphora handle pictured below. It […]

A Hypocaust in Austria!

Whilst attending the conference on Cultural Heritage and New Technologies in Vienna last week I took the opportunity to visit the city’s Roman Museum.  The museum tells the story of Vindobona, a Roman legionary fortress on the Danube frontier which now lies beneath Vienna’s inner city. Accompanied by Frank Giecco of Wardell-Armstrong Archaeology Ltd, we were hoping to find […]