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New Research on Later Prehistoric Finds conference

The 2018 Later Prehistoric Finds Group annual conference is titled The Matter in Hand: New Research on Later Prehistoric Finds. It will be held at the British Museum on Monday 29th October 2018, 9.30am to 4.30pm. Our keynote speaker is Dr Melanie Giles (University … Continue reading

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Pupils take part in Festival of Archaeology

We’ve had some good local press. Click here for an article in the Kent Messenger about the Cobham School part of the recent dig.  

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Deadman’s Island: a talk

Deadman’s Island: a talk Daf Charman will be giving a talk at the Sheppey Little Theatre on the history of Deadman’s Island. 1st September at 7.30, entry fee £3. Click here for more details.

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Archaeological secrets of Cobham unearthed for two week festival

Find out more about the archaeological secrets of Cobham with a special event running this month. The Heritage Lottery-funded Cobham Landscape Detectives Project is holding a Big Dig in the village for the UK-wide Festival of Archaeology. It is being … Continue reading

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LiDAR – what is it?

LiDAR stands for “Light Detection and Ranging” and it has become an important tool in the field of archaeology. LiDAR UK has this to say about the  process: LiDAR  data is very accurate, high resolution 3D data. Captured using special … Continue reading

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