Blog: archaeology

History on your doorstep: how to research the stories of your neighbourhood…

This is a one day course, running from 10.00am to 4.00pm, where the Community Archaeologist for Heritage Lincolnshire, Lydia Hendry, will provide an introduction to conducting your own research, either using on line resources, or public resources such as the archives at Lincoln. This course is very relevant to the Layers of History Project. Tea,…
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Introduction to Saxon & Medieval Pottery

and continuing on Thursday 26th April, this 2 session course provides an introduction to studying and identifying the pottery of the Saxon and medieval periods. We will look at how the pottery from an archaeological site can give us fascinating evidence of daily life and trade as well as clues about the social status and…
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Reveal the History of your town or village

Join our CEO Liz Bates to find out how to delve into the history of your town or village. Expanded from our successful 'How to Find the History on Your Doorstep', this course will also cover how to use a range of free and easy to digital resources to find out more about local archaeology…
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Archaeology of the Lincolnshire Wolds

      Join local archaeologist Dave Start to discover the archaeology of the Lincolnshire Wolds. From the earliest occupation in prehistory, through Roman roads and medieval abbeys and deserted medieval villages. On this course you will find out about historic sites on your doorstep and important archaeological discoveries that have shaped our understanding of…
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