Civil Service Playing Field The gang on day 5! Excavated feature One of the post medieval gravel extraction pits Another view of one of the post medieval gravel pits General view of trench 11 at the end of the dig General view of trench 11 facing east Trowelling to keep warm “What are you moaning about,? It’s free!” Not Glasto but Glosto! Our very own festival area A possible bird carving Part of a conquest date military face pot Rim of an amphora – a Roman storage pot Part of a decorated Roman glass bead Large piece of Roman jar Round up at the end of day 3 Classic Jon pose! Identifying the artefacts Judy trowelling part of a pit The dig and site tours in progress Site tours Round up at the end of day 3 Pre-excavation planning Roman painted wall plaster Full concentration required You’d never know we’d been (!) The trowel line in action Double trowel line in action! Nigel digging a feature Sieving for artefacts Jonathan sieving Pete and Nick planning whilst Derek looks on Working out where the features are Toby and Gill in action Donna excavating a feature Jan explaining what to do next Emma taking a photograph for the site record Jon doing his Tommy Cooper impression Jan and Annette digging a section out of a feature John and Judy digging a feature Everyone hard at work This is better than backfilling by hand! Pauline planning a section A present for Briege from the gang on her last day digging This entry was posted in Civil Service Playing Field. Bookmark the permalink.