Tag Archives: Post-medieval

What’s in your parish? Ockbrook.

Welcome to the first of our new monthly blogs “What’s in your parish?” in which we’ll take a look at what archaeology can be, or has been found in parishes around our region. We’ll focus on Derbyshire initially as that’s … Continue reading

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Graffiti – old and new.

Last weekend I had the chance to indulge in two of my favourite things, art and archaeology, at the same time. As part of the Format FestivalĀ in Derby I was able to take in an exhibition including NASA images of … Continue reading

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Greater Manchester Archaeology Day 2016.

Last Saturday saw me in Salford, in the Grade II listed Peel Building of the University to be exact, for this year’s Greater Manchester Archaeology Day. The day’s programme looked to have something of interest for everyone, and so it … Continue reading

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We’ve started to peel back the layers!

Those of you you who regularly follow us will know that we are involved in a community archaeology project called Peeling Back The Layers. The project focuses on the history, and now archaeology, of a small farm on the Staffordshire-Derbyshire … Continue reading

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Archaeology in Anglesey – there’s so much! (Pt 1)

Well, it was good to get home after a weekend away in Anglesey and North Wales. We were so busy and saw so much I’m going to have to do separate blogs on what we saw! In part one, I’ll … Continue reading

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