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Registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation Number 1155775
SWAAG Honorary President:
Tim Laurie F,S,A,
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Some last-minute surprises
Day thirteen was a drier and more productive day, helped along by some delicious scones. Thank-you Hilary!
Area 2 turned out to contain a stone-lined pit with some more chunky pieces of Huntcliffe ware and also some bone. Environmental samples have been taken from within the pit. In Area Three the students found a lovely stone spindle-whorl and a small piece of Samian
Area 4 continues to surprise, with a raised plinth surrounded by limestone cobbles. Two chunks of daub also suggest a lost structure here.
After close of play we assembled at the Bike Centre for a delicious barbecue.
The site as it now appears Spindle whorl number two
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Hilary bringing treats Me, filming all the action, hopefully for TV!
News Record: 94     Updated: 21-07-2019 17:44:18