Monthly Archive: July 2019

Dig Diary – Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Day Twenty-Three ‘Grandaddy of all drains’ reaches 30-metre mark Tell someone that one of the greatest highlights of this excavation season is a drain and you will get some strange looks.  But this is...

Day Twenty-Two in pictures…

A random selection of shots from today’s activities on site. As usual, click on any image for a larger version. Photographs by Jo Bourne, Paul Durdin and Sigurd Towrie.

Dig Diary – Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Day Twenty-Two It’s a . . . drain – but an incredibly big one! So here we are again. And the world waits with bated breath for news of yesterday’s discovery. During excavation at...

STOP PRESS – An exciting discovery…

Just as work for the day came to an end, an exciting discovery was made in the “Central Midden Area”, between Structures Eight and Twelve, and at the intersection of walls representing at least...

Dig Diary – Monday, July 29, 2019

Day Twenty-One ‘It’s just another manic Monday…’ Being a Monday, today is suitably manic. A large number of new recruits arrived on site this morning bright, eager, and in some cases suitably apprehensive, about...