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Field Walking

Hoxne Heritage Group

Want to learn how to fieldwalk like a proper archaeologist?

Why not join us on Thursday, Dec. 5th or Saturday, Dec. 7th on the field opposite Abbey Farm?

If interested, please contact Margaret Sillis on 01379668395 or e-mail
Spaces for Saturday are very limited so early booking is advised.


Ceramics Workshop


On Thursday, October 24th Chris Johnson led a ceramics workshop, with an illustrated talk about ceramics identification from
Roman times through to Victorian times, explaining how processes and materials changed through the ages. He had many examples of pottery and clay pipes for the audience to inspect closely and ask questions about. The workshop was a useful adjunct to the test pit event and helped individuals to identify the artefacts found in their pit. It will also help the identifying of finds when field walking. The evening concluded with refreshments