Monthly Archives: April 2011

Glorious weather in the west

It’s been a fantastic weather day here in the North York Moors. The excavation is taking shape as Dominic and team were joined by thirty undergraduate archaeology students from the University of York today. They’ve replaced the machines of Tuesday … Continue reading

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What we all missed in 2009 was..

Hooray – proof that the 2011 dig comes with a  loo!!

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Machining underway

The machining of the trenches has begun and looks likely to carry on in to tomorrow. It was very cold and very windy up at Boltby today, much to Prof. DP’s distress. Anyway, we’ll try to sort out some better … Continue reading

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Today’s the day, hooray, hooray!

Here it is! Today, activity begins at Boltby Scar on our 2011 dig. Portakabins, portaloos will be arriving, big machines will be digging! What fun. Keep up to date with the news via our blog over the next six weeks. … Continue reading

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