Archive for: September 2016

March into 1066: Week One

1066 re-enactors travelling on horseback
Posted:
30 September 2016
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English Heritage
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Your Stories

Last Sunday, a group of intrepid 1066 re-enactors left Clifford’s Tower in York to embark on an epic 300 mile journey inspired by the one taken by King Harold to the Battle of Hastings, 950 years ago. Over the last week, they have steadfastly marched south out of Yorkshire and across Lincoln...

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What is it like to work in an archive?

Rose Arkle at work in the archive at Wrest Park
Posted:
23 September 2016
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English Heritage
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Behind the Scenes

Have you ever wondered what happens to all the objects found on archaeological digs? Or where collections that aren’t on display are held? We spoke to Rose Arkle, the Collections Archive Assistant at the Wrest Park Collections Store to find out more about what goes on behind the scenes, and what ...

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Hadrian’s Wall Live Podcast

Final battle from Hadrian's Wall Live 2016
Posted:
19 September 2016
Posted By:
Clare Wilson
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Your Stories

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Thank you to everyone who came to Hadrian's Wall Live this year on Sat 3 & Sun 4 September. We had a great weekend of live Roman action and we hope you did too. You can relive the action (or discover what happened) by listening to our podcast of the event here...

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