Blog: archaeology

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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Roman Lincolnshire: History and Archaeology

Ever wondered what the Romans really did for us? Join Dr Ian Marshman from Heritage Lincolnshire at the purpose-built Heritage Skills Centre at Lincoln Castle to find out what life was really like in Roman Britain. Special attention will be given to life in Roman Lincolnshire, at the new colonial city of Lincoln, in small…
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*Now Fully Booked* Explore the Deserted Medieval Village of Hackthorn

*NOW FULLY BOOKED* Join our Layers of History team for a short (1.5 miles) exploration around Hackthorn Village taking in the deserted medieval village on the Hackthorn Estate. A free event, part of the National Festival of Archaeology. BOOKING ESSENTIAL via layers@heritagelincolnshire.org or 01529 461499 (ask for the Layers of History team).
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Heritage overload!

Lily from St.Georges Academy joined us for a week's work experience and shared her thoughts. I have spent a lovely week at Heritage Lincolnshire for my work experience. At the beginning of the week I was extremely nervous and worried about attending my work experience placement but everyone was very kind and helpful when I…
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Roman Britain: History & Archaeology

A two session course FREE to new learners beginning at 5:30-8:30 on Thursday 8th June and continued the following week on Thursday 15th June at Fydell House, South Street, Boston, PE21 6HU. Ever wondered what the Romans really did for us? Join Dr Ian Marshman from Heritage Lincolnshire in the historic surroundings of Fydell House to find out…
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Layers of History – The Story So Far…

After three years of planning and fundraising, our 3-year, Heritage Lottery Fund supported Layers of History project has launched! Drawing on feedback from our previous projects such as Down Your Wold and Heritage at Risk, we knew that there was an appetite for landscape archaeology. But nothing prepared us for quite how popular Layers of History…
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How to Find the History on Your Doorstep

A FREE one session course from 10:00am-2:00pm on Wednesday 17th May at the Stamford Arts Centre, 27 St Mary's Street, Stamford, PE9 2DL. As part of Heritage Lincolnshire's Stamford 50 celebrations join Dr Ian Marshman from the Trust to find out how you can discover more about the history and archaeology that makes the town so special. This short course is designed for anyone with…
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