Mystery of the rosary beads

These blue glass beads were discovered in one of the graves excavated at St Albans and, as reported by BBCNews, they pose quite a puzzle. The Canterbury...

The archaeology of the 1798 Vinegar Hill Battlefield

Rubicon Archaeology are currently working in partnership with Earthsound Archaeological Geophysics and Sligo Institute of Technology to finalise the Preliminary Report for the major...

St Albans Cathedral Finds Lost Abbot

A week or so back one of the burials being excavated at St Albans yielded an exciting find – a papal bulla, then a second...

Back to Barrow Clump with Breaking Ground Heritage / Operation Nightingale

After a gap of three years Wessex returned once more to Barrow Clump, again with the support of Defence Infrastructure Organisation, but this time...

Organisations Team up To Improve Access

York Archaeological Trust (YAT) and York Blind and Partially Sighted Society have joined forces to ensure visually impaired visitors are able to enjoy their...

Winterbourne Medieval Barn

In April 2017 Wessex Archaeology was commissioned by West Waddy ADP on behalf of the Winterbourne Medieval Barn Trust to undertake archaeological investigations in...

Weyhill, Andover – an Anglo-Norman execution cemetery

In 2016 Cotswold Archaeology excavated a site prior to the construction of a new Aldi store, at Weyhill Road, on the western fringes of...

Bosworth Links Test-Pit Results Announced

New evidence of Bronze Age and Anglo-Saxon activity found in community archaeological dig at Market Bosworth. Following up on the very successful community archaeological dig...

Living with cauldrons – Iron Age feasting at Glenfield Park

A unique collection of Iron Age metal artefacts which sheds new light on feasting rituals among prehistoric communities has been discovered by archaeologists from...

Roaming Around A Roman Excavation

York Archaeological Trust’s Nottingham office, Trent & Peak Archaeology, is currently undertaking excavations at a site in South Yorkshire that has revealed a high...