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More startling Neolithic discoveries!

As if this summer hadn’t given us enough to think about with the excavations we reported on at Marden, Avebury and Dorstone Hill in our Summer of action posts, news reaches us of the remarkable discoveries made by Prof. Vince Gaffney of … Continue reading

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KS2 British prehistory – summer of action pt 4

The busy summer of activity continues, and while some projects such as those at Dorstone, Marden and the Ardnamurchan Transitions Project have finished their on-site work others, such as the Between the Monuments, are continuing and new excavations are about to begin. … Continue reading

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KS2 British prehistory – summer of action pt3

This weekend saw me visit to 3 excavations of some importance in the story of our past. In terms of British prehistory the Neolithic is perhaps the most striking as it is the period when we begin to see, quite … Continue reading

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KS2 British Prehistory – Dorstone Hill weeks 3 and 4

As promised Ian visited a number of excavations last week including Dorstone Hill – here’s his report. Hi everyone! Nice to be back after a whirlwind trip to Wiltshire and Herefordshire. I caught up with the team digging on top … Continue reading

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KS2 British Prehistory – a summer of action pt2!

The summer of fantastic excavations on some of the most interesting sites from British Prehistory continues and now you can see some of what is being found! There are also some short video clips which reveal some of the life of … Continue reading

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