Events in Aug 2016

CITiZAN archaeologists are holding events all around England. Come see when we'll next be in your area and join us!

Defending our Island: Recording WWII D-Day remains at Lepe

04/08/2016  |  9 a.m.  |  Location: South West

Lepe Country Park

CITiZAN will be returning the Lepe Country Park to record the remains for the preperations for D-Day. This time we will be working with the New Forest National Park authority and we will be building upon their detailed survey of the area thus providing a monitoring element to the weekend.

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Training: Tynemouth Lifeboat Slipway

06/08/2016  |  4:45 p.m.  |  Location: North East


This weekend is aimed at individuals who wish to learn new or improve skills in archaeological surveying. The weekend will encompass the theory and method behind recording archaeological features in the intertidal zone.

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Meet the Team: Broadstairs Folk Week

09/08/2016  |  10 a.m.  |  Location: South East

Broadstairs, Kent

On 9th-10th August we'll be at Broadstairs Folk Week. We'll be in Balmoral Gardens sharing space with the Trust for Thanet Archaeology, Isle of Thanet Archaeological Society and Thanet's Coastal Communities Fund officer - come an visit all of us for a veritable Archaeology Overload!

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Outreach: Blyth Peat Shelf

11/08/2016  |  2:30 p.m.  |  Location: North East


Come meet the team and experience how archaeologist scientifically sample rarely exposed peat shelves containing organic remains like tree stumps.

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Training: Agriculture and trade on the Stour estuary

12/08/2016  |  6 p.m.  |  Location: South East

Shotley peninsula, Suffolk

Join CITiZAN South East for a weekend of free training in archaeological recording methods in the intertidal zone. We'll be exploring the industrial past of the Stour estuary and examining some of the many abandoned quays and hards of the Shotley Peninsula as we record the remains of some of these fascinating structures.

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