Monthly Archives: December 2013

Fairfield School Children Digging Derventio

The Discovering Derventio project aims to engage children and families from the local community in archaeological investigation. We partly achieve this through our open days at weekends, during which young families come and join us on site and contribute to our understanding of Derventio. However, we are also working closely with the Senhouse Roman Museum who are running our education […]

Aerial Photography

During the main excavation in 2013, we were lucky enough to have a visit from Adam Stanford, Aerial Cam, who specialises in detailed aerial photography of archaeological sites. He spent some time with the volunteers on site, showing them his set up on the land rover, which included a mast that could be winched up to a height of 22m […]