Raikeswood Camp dig open day
Yorkshire and Humberside | North Yorkshire
Sun 6th Aug 2017
Raikeswood Camp dig open day
Periods: 20th and 21st Century
Hands-on activityFinds identification or archaeological skillsGuided walk or tourExcavation visitRe-enactment or demonstrationFamily fun

Get hands on with a behind the scenes look at the most recent archaeological dig taking place on the site of Skipton’s WW1 training and POW camp. Guided tours and archaeology sessions on the hour. Location of dig site is next to The Coach House at top of Raikeswood drive (BD23 1NA).

Event details

Organiser: Craven and the First World War Project
Booking details: You do not need to book this event
Fee details: This event is free to attend

Dates and times

Sun 6th Aug 2017 10:00-16:00

Venues and locations

Location of dig site is next to The Coach House at top of Raikeswood drive, Skipton (BD23 1NA)

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