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My Walk round Ribchester 27.12.2015

One of my favorite walks round Ribchester. We had to drive through a big puddle.

The Car Park we normally park on was blocked off with flood barriers… 302 more words


The lonesome grave of a travelling labourer

As a native of Lancashire, I always return to my hometown of Preston to visit my family at Christmas, and one bright Sunday morning I visited the nearby village of Ribchester, probably best known as an old Roman fort. 1,531 more words


Ribchester Fort revelations

A team from the University of Central Lancashire have discovered Ribchester Roman Fort was inhabited long after it was thought abandoned. 69 more words


Ribchester Qipco 2000 Guineas start mooted after impressive Newbury victory

By Simon Jackson.

The Qipco 2000 Guineas has been mooted as a possible target for Ribchester after an impressive victory in the Group 2 Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes at Newbury. 486 more words


Afternoon Tea at the Glass House in Ribchester.

Just in time to post for Afternoon Tea Week here is a quick review of a gloriously decadent afternoon tea in Ribchester! My sister, our friend Becky and I booked in at the gorgeous Glass House at Stydd gardens last Sunday. 338 more words

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Julia, who is the power behind the excellent Histories of Archaeology Research Network blog, has a particular research interest in how archaeological field practice and technique was developed in the early 20th century. 480 more words


Pre Trip (Day -1)

Hello All,

We’re packing up all of our stuff for Ribchester today! Ribchester is an archaeological dig that my boyfriend and I are about to go on for a month. 56 more words