Discoveries at Whirlow Farm
Yorkshire and Humberside | South Yorkshire
Sun 30th Jul 2017
Discoveries at Whirlow Farm
Periods: Prehistory, Romans
Talk or lectureGuided walk or tourExcavation visit

Introductory talk, finds, guided walk and excavation site visit.
The Time Travellers Archaeology Group will be running two introductory sessions on the recent Roman and prehistory discoveries at Whirlow Hall Farm Trust. Following the initial discovery of the Roman site during 2011, the group gained a £60.000 HLF grant to return to the site, to further excavate its Roman and Iron Age remains. Field walking and geophysical surveys expanded our knowledge of the areas prehistory and discovered the site of a Roman signal station on what was until recently a forgotten Roman frontier.

Event details

Organiser: The Time Travellers
Booking details: Booking is required. To book please email: md2.coggins@talktalk.net
Fee details: This event is free to attend

Dates and times

Sun 30th Jul 2017 10:00-13:30
Additional times information
The same session will be run morning and afternoon

Venues and locations

Whirlow Hall Farm Trust
Whirlow Lane
Sheffield
S11 9QF


Directions: From car park head for farm buildings. Classroom block immediately on your right

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