We are working with community groups in Portsmouth, Langstone and Chichester Harbours to survey and explore the abundant archaeological remains found on the shores of these historic waterfronts - among the most heavily defenced in the country.

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

CITiZAN improves your tool

We've improved the tool in your pocket... We're excited to announce an updated and improved version of the CITiZAN app is now available to download via your app store. Read abou...

  • By Oliver Hutchinson
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  • 31/10/2020

Lloyd's Register HEC & CITiZAN - digital exhibition

An online exhibition looking at Lloyd's Register Foundation's HEC (Heritage Education Centre) & how it is helping CITiZAN's six Discovery Programmes research their heritage & archa...

  • By Lawrence Northall
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  • 26/10/2020

African-Caribbean prisoners of war at Forton Prison 1796-1800

During the 18th century a military prison stood close to the shores of Forton Lake, a total creek in Gosport, Hampshire. During the 1790s the prison held hundreds of French Africa...

  • By Abigail Coppins
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  • 14/10/2020

Our Resources

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