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A Lochbrow update

The eagle-eyed among will have noticed that the Lochbrow blog has been very quiet for the last year. This is because, for a number of reasons, the Lochbrow team have decided to take a break this year from active fieldwork … Continue reading

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Relive the Lochbrow Landscape Project 2015 field season here!

Missing the Lochbrow Landscape Project? Feel like you missed out or need to catch up on what we got up to last week? Then I’ve storified all of our #Lochbrow2015 tweets just for you! To follow our Lochbrow 2015 twitter … Continue reading

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Resistivity, experiential archaeology and cow pats

Another week’s survey at Lochbrow has now been completed. On Saturday, we finished our last couple of survey grids, collected in all the bamboo canes marking the locations of the survey grids and flags signalling the extent of the archaeology, … Continue reading

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Some sunshine and good results

We’ve had a good few days at Lochbrow. The weather yesterday (Wednesday) wasn’t as bad as was forecasted, so we made good progress surveying the line of the cursus. When we downloaded the data at the end of the day … Continue reading

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We’re back!

So that’s it. The Lochbrow Landscape Project has begun once again, and we’ve had mixed fortunes for the first few days. The weather has been generally good, with some good stretches of sunshine and we’ve been working hard to continue … Continue reading

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Ready, steady ……

So that’s it. We’re almost ready for another season of survey at Lochbrow. A few of us arrive tomorrow to begin set-up, and then we begin in earnest on Sunday. What will 2015 bring? Will it reveal or clarify more … Continue reading

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2015 season announcement

We are pleased to announce that the Lochbrow Landscape Project will be returning to Lochbrow for another season of survey from Sunday the 20th of September to Saturday the 26th of September. We are happy to accept volunteers, both from Dumfries and Galloway … Continue reading

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The Lochbrow Landscape at the Dearne Valley Archaeology Day 2015

The Lochbrow Landscape Project will be speaking at the Dearne Valley Archaeology Day on the 30th of May! We are very excited to be talking about the project. If you would like to come along, tickets are available at http://www.elmetarchaeology.co.uk/dvad.html

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Announcement of Funding for Fieldwork at Lochbrow, September 2015

We are thrilled to announce that we have received funding from the Royal Archaeological Institute for the year 2015. With this funding, we will be able to undertake our fieldwork at Lochbrow in September 2015. Watch this space for more … Continue reading

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Gee whizz, more Geofizz!

Each year, a number of volunteers join us at Lochbrow. We asked some of them to tell us why they decided to volunteer and something about their experiences at Lochbrow. In this blog post Faith and Bob explain ….   … Continue reading

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