Extending from Flamborough Head to Skegness and covering the tidal reaches of the Humber, we work with local communities to explore the area’s  rich archaeological, historical and natural heritage - from Palaeolithic landscapes, through Bronze Age forests to the industrial growth of the 18th and 19th centuries.

Upcoming Events

CITiZAN archaeologists are hosting events up and down the country. Check out our upcoming events.

Bricks, Tiles and the South Humber

Two day, free training course recording intertidal archaeology on the beautiful Barton Foreshore....

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  • 17/10/2020
  • 10 a.m.

Training with NAS: Prehistoric Intertidal and Submerged Landscapes

As we constantly hear about sea levels rising in the not-too-distant future, it’s important to understand how this has affected our ancient ancestors and how these changes have bee...

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  • 12/12/2020
  • 10 a.m.

Latest Blogs

Find out what the team, our partners and volunteers have been up to in your area in our blogs

"The Hero of the Humber": John Ellerthorpe of East Yorkshire

A short account of the life of John Ellerthorpe, coined the "Hero of the Humber" in the 19th century because of his numerous life saving exploits and his philanthropic activity tow...

  • By S. Griffiths
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  • 31/07/2020

Ferries Across the Humber

Liverpool is well known for its ferries that cross the Mersey, with the ferries now an important part of local identity. But did you know our other Northern Discovery Programme are...

  • By Chris Kolonko
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  • 31/07/2020

CITiZAN's Young Foreshore Archaeologists

The CITiZAN team have inspired and supported young archaeologists in a variety of ways; here are some of the stories from some budding young archaeologists of the future. ...

  • By O. Hutchinson & S. Griffiths
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  • 15/07/2020

Our Resources

Take a look at this useful set of resources for intrepid foreshore explorers and surveyors.