Planning the site of a Polish army position in the Park

Some new skills

Why take part?   Archaeology   New Skills   Outcomes

Making a measured drawing of a gravestoneThe young folk get to take part in the free field school for two consecutive days. They will learn and practise a range of focused skills. They’ll get the chance to:

  • Record archaeology using planning techniques ancient and modern;
  • Photograph features and draw plans and sections.
  • Process and record their finds;
  • Talk to visitors, contribute to the school blog and add to displays in the new Library.

We’ll work in small teams of participants and experienced students, with extra help on hand when needed. We will work at a comfortable pace, with fun and personal satisfaction the most important outcomes.