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Avebury Dig 2015 Day 14

With only three more days digging to go before this excavation comes to an end there is still much work to do.  The excavations in Trench 4 have reached the natural periglacial deposits and the archaeologists are now cleaning back the surface to look for cut features such as pits and post holes. 109 more words

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Weodmonað

And so we enter August in our tour of the Anglo-Saxon year. I have a new weapon in my armoury now, having come across a great little guide to Old English in a gift shop on a visit to Avebury.  168 more words

Avebury Dig 2015 Day 13

Today the sun shone and we made a truly remarkable find. Not on this occasion deposited 5,000 years ago but instead deposited this very morning. 292 more words

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Avebury Dig 2015 Day 12

Well, I don’t know what we have done to deserve such good digging conditions for the last few days but let’s hope it continues until the end.   263 more words

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Dance of the Giants VI

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Dance of the Giants V

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Avebury Dig 2015 Day 11

Today (finally ) brought sunshine and the team have made good headway clearing down towards the worm sorted horizon in Trench 6.

In English (rather than archaeospeak) that’s the layer in, and just above which, we’ve found the vast majority of the middle Neolithic finds  we’ve had from the site. 93 more words

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