Phyllis and I have spent the last week visiting our wonderful friends, Paul and June Bailey, at Bradford on Avon (not to be confused with the Bradford of North England or the Avon of Stratford on Avon). 55 more words
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This morning, 9th May, this flock of 150 sheep will walk from the megalithic site at Carnac to the megalithic site at Locmariaquer. The animals feed on the vegetation on the megalithic sites of the area and thus contribute to their maintenance. 72 more words
Augustus Henry Pitt Rivers who died Today in 1900 was one of the great Victorians.
Trained as a soldier he was an early pioneer of scientific archaeology by moving the study away from mindless treasure hunting to demonstrating that all artefacts, even the most menial, are vital in piecing together knowledge of pre-history. 402 more words