Tag Archives: artefacts

Latest finds at the cottage dig

These two have come out of the ground recently:

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The Cobham and cricket connection

During the first week on the Mausoleum cottage dig we uncovered a number of small finds, including the ceramic base of what might be a mug (vase?). The decoration on the mug seems to show the bottom half of a … Continue reading

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Mausoleum cottage dig: end of week one

Here are some photos from the end of the first week of digging the cottage site. A number of finds went on display at the Maidstone Museum’s event for the 2016 Festival of Archaeology.  

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Pottery workshops

Pottery workshops with Nigel Macpherson Grant were held this week at the National Trust South Lodge Barn in Cobham.  They were funded by the Kent Archaeological Society. Pottery excavated from the site of Randall Manor was laid out in sequence … Continue reading

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Boughton Malherbe Hoard

Dr. Sophie Adams, on behalf of the Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art Gallery, will be holding a talk on the Boughton Malherbe Hoard and related reserach, this March. The Hoard includes  Bronze Age axes, swords fragments, knives and over 350 … Continue reading

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