8 March 2018 at 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Join local archaeologist Dave Start to discover how to read medieval landscapes and unlock their secrets. You will learn how to identify surviving earthwork features like ridge and furrow, and the curious phenomena of deserted medieval villages. We will also study the role of castles and manor houses and how they related to the medieval landscapes that surrounded them. We will also consider farming practices (as illustrated by Lincolnshire's Luttrell Psalter), settlement patterns, and the rise of the monasteries.Throughout the course we will focus on Lincolnshire sites, and on what life would have been like here during the medieval period.
Free to new learners or £30, concessions available.
This 4 session course runs on 4 consecutive Thursdays finishing on 29th March 2018
Tea, coffee & biscuits provided.
Booking is essential. For an enrolment form please email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 01529 461499. Free to new Learners.
This lifelong learning course is part of the Grow programme organised by the Lincolnshire County Council Community Learning service. We aim to attract new learners and courses are open to all aged 19 and over on 31 August 2017.