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Crockhamhill Commons survey

This week SWAG members are joining up with Sevenoaks Commons Heritage volunteers to survey Crockhamhill Common by foot. We’re looking for features that have shown up on a recent LiDAR map and recording details for future reference. Today was a … Continue reading

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LIDAR Map of England and Wales

For those of you with an interest in LIDAR go to this website  for a zoomable map (1m resolution): LIDAR map of England and Wales This comes from Open Government LIDAR data (DSM 1m) from the Environment Agency  and Natural Resources Wales.

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Hoo Peninsula Historic Landscape Project

The Hoo Peninsula, located on the north Kent coast 30 miles east of central London, extends into the Thames Estuary between Gravesend and Rochester. The peninsula lies in the local authority areas of Medway and Gravesham and is bounded by … Continue reading

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World War II: ‘Wartime Domesday’ book showing life in 1939 to be made publicly available online

In a move that will transform the study of key aspects of 20th century British social history, one of the country’s most important data collections is being made available to historians and the general public from 2 November. Historical researchers have … Continue reading

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Urgent call for volunteers to survey England’s disappearing coastal archaeology

Thousands of archaeological sites along England’s coast and tidal estuaries are being destroyed by extreme weather, rising sea levels and tidal scour. CITiZAN, the Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network, is the first national community-led project to tackle the alarming … Continue reading

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