Blog: archaeology

An Introduction to Archaeology

A 4 session course...16 hours for £64, concessions available. (5th, 12th, 19th & 26th March 2020).   An Introduction to Archaeology How do archaeologists take artefacts, soil samples, sites and landscapes, and turn them into stories about our past? Our Introduction to Archaeology course, run by Heritage Lincolnshire staff Lydia Hendry and Alex Rowbottom, will…
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Kirton Mini Digs

Heritage Lincolnshire is proud to announce the village wide 2019 KIRTON MINI DIGS Following the highly successful event Old King’s Head Big Dig! You will learn Vital clues to uncover the history of Kirton About the lives of local residents How to conduct an archaeological excavation How care for archaeological finds All within your own…
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Kirton Mini Digs

Heritage Lincolnshire is proud to announce the village wide 2019 KIRTON MINI DIGS Following the highly successful event Old King’s Head Big Dig! You will learn Vital clues to uncover the history of Kirton About the lives of local residents How to conduct an archaeological excavation How care for archaeological finds All within your own…
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Kirton Mini Digs

Heritage Lincolnshire is proud to announce the village wide 2019 KIRTON MINI DIGS Following the highly successful event Old King’s Head Big Dig! You will learn Vital clues to uncover the history of Kirton About the lives of local residents How to conduct an archaeological excavation How care for archaeological finds All within your own…
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Kirton Mini Digs

Heritage Lincolnshire is proud to announce the village wide 2019 KIRTON MINI DIGS Following the highly successful event Old King’s Head Big Dig! You will learn Vital clues to uncover the history of Kirton About the lives of local residents How to conduct an archaeological excavation How care for archaeological finds All within your own…
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Reveal the History of your Town or Village

      A 2 session course...10 hours for £30, concessions available. Join Charlotte Davey, our Historic Site manager, 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…
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Landscape Archaeology: techniques and practice

      A 3 session course...16 hours for £48, concessions available. Join tutors, Jim Snee from Layers of History, and Lydia Hendry, Community Archaeologist, and explore how to use the landscape to understand the history it hides. This will be fascinating for anyone who likes to get out in the Lincolnshire countryside and wants…
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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; the morning session will focus on documents, either using on line resources, or public resources such as the archives at Lincoln and the afternoon session will…
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