Monthly Archives: October 2014

Reports added!

We have uploaded the interim excavation reports for the 2012 bathhouse excavation, 2013 eastern vicus evaluation an excavation (combined report) and the 2014 evaluation to the west of Papcastle. We are waiting for a few more details before the reports will be complete, but these interims have a lot of information about phasing, photos and […]

Post Excavation Pottery Workshop 3

In¬†November 2014,¬†we organised with Megan Stoakley of Wardell Armstrong archaeology to do a post excavation finds washing workshop with the volunteers. This was an chance for volunteers to take part in the post excavation process as well as see some of the small finds cleaned up, such as the genius loci, the small metal finds […]

Binchester and Piercebridge Visit 2014

In June, we were joined by a mix of volunteers on our second site visit. This time we visited Binchester Roman fort and Piercebridge Roman Fort, which also has the remains of the Roman bridge. Both are situated along Dere street. We were given tours of both sites be Dr David Mason, who kindly gave […]