The investigation of a complex multi-period landscape in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, with evidence for a Roman Iron Age agricultural estate including burial and metalworking sites. You can also follow the dig on Twitter@YDLRT, or if you are on Facebook, search for Dales Landscape Heritage.
Tuesday, 12 July 2011
7. Saturday 9th July
Work continued as before, with Roger and Don hoping to see a new structure emerge from the polytunnel. They thought they could see a possible posthole outside the tunnel and a student, Pete, was set to work on drawing it.
Lunch break in some sunshine (photo by J. Lunnon)
Another student, Ruth, joined the Finds Management Team for the afternoon and proved herself a quick learner and very efficient.
Members of UWHG on their guided tour (photo by J. Lunnon)
Roger provided a group of visiting members of UWHG with a guided tour of the site, and they seemed to enjoy themselves.