Blog: medieval

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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Medieval Lincolnshire

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…
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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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*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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The Story of Brick & Tile in Lincolnshire

A FREE one session course from 1:00 - 5:00 pm on Tuesday 29th November at Horncastle Community Centre, Manor House Street, Horncastle, LN9 5HF. Join Heritage Lincolnshire's resident ceramics specialist Alex Beeby to discover the story of brick and tile in Lincolnshire. We will chart the history of these important building materials from their earliest origins during the Roman…
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