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Stamford park dig pushes Cheetham park for numbers of children diggers

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The evaluation of the site of Highfield house started on the 20th and completed on the 21st July. Children turned up in droves to try and find the house and were rewarded with many pottery and bottle finds. The star … Continue reading

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Cheetham park produces great archaeology again!

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The festival of archaeology in the Park on the 13th and 14th July was a run away success. There were impressive walls of Eastwood house and cellars appearing for the children to excavate. Geophysical evaluation by TAS in the last … Continue reading

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TAS start work in the LAB for the Irontongue project and a regional Chert Analysis

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Highly sensitive balance for weighing samples before and after being in the furnace Volunteers were being trained By Dr Jeff Blackford at Manchester University Geography department in techniques and undertaking preparation and analysis of samples. Mesolithic soil preparations    

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