Our area stretches across the estuary of the Mersey from the River Ribble in the north to the River Dee in the south. We work with local groups to explore fascinating archaeological remains, ranging from prehistoric footprints and submerged woodlands to evidence of the regions rich maritime history.

Upcoming Events

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

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Latest Blogs

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

Intrigue and Opportunity

Nothing focuses the mind on those back-burner tasks like a bit of isolation and quarantine. This blog is about showcasing the footage of the CITiZAN annual conference which was ...

  • By Grant Bettinson
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  • 24/03/2020

Coastal Landscape Clues: New Brighton

A look at the archaeological clues that survive in the coastal landscape of New Brighton....

  • By Chris Kolonko
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  • 23/03/2020

Food culture and the intangible heritage of the North

Food plays a big role in any regions identity and a place's intangible heritage. Think of a piece of delicious Caerphilly cheese from Wales or a scrumptious, piping hot Cornish pas...

  • By Andy Sherman
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  • 19/03/2020

Our Resources

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