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Ear cleaners and tweezers among Roman finds at Ebbsfleet Garden City

The rogue nostril hairs and ear wax they once removed have long since decomposed, thankfully – but ancient Roman tweezers and ear cleaners found at Ebbsfleet remain in remarkable condition. The 2000-year-old artefacts were among a number of finds uncovered by archaeologists … Continue reading

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Event: Fungus Foray

Romney Marsh the Fifth Continent – https://fifthcontinent.org.uk/ – presents an event on the 22nd November, Newchurch Village Hall. Learn how to identify fungi and join Martin Allison on a foray in the Hamstreet wood. For details click here.

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Event: talk on Pegwell Bay & British coastal defence in WW2

Pegwell Bay’s sheltered location at the mouth of the old Wantsum Channel and its close proximity to the continent has made it a place of strategic importance for centuries; recent investigations even put it as the first landing place for … Continue reading

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Kent Archaeological Society: Historic Buildings Cconference

ASPECTS OF KENT’S ECCLESIASTICAL HERITAGE The KAS Historic Buildings Conference will be held on Saturday 12th October, 2019, at Cobham Village Hall. The venue is the Meadow Room, The Street, Cobham, Gravesend DA12 3BZ. For full details go to the … Continue reading

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Recently uncovered at Cobham Hall…

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