Digs

News and finds from archaeology projects in the Teignbridge area, and how you can get involved.

Success in Widecombe community dig

Success in Widecombe community dig

Local archaeologists continued the excavation of the site of North Hall Manor in Widecombe-in-the-Moor throughout 2016. In 2017...

New Discoveries at Ventiford Basin, Stover Canal

New Discoveries at Ventiford Basin, Stover Canal

Remedial work is planned for 2017 after the 2014-2016 excavations on the Stover Canal uncovered up to six new barges in Ventiford...

Potholes on Devon's roads are nothing new!

Potholes on Devon's roads are nothing new!

A Roman road discovered on an archaeological dig has repairs to the road surface, showing that pot holes in Devon's roads are...

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NHM_London
NHM_London On Fri 29 Sep #AskACurator your own challenging questions at our free Science Uncovered: Oceans event #SU2017 #MCSA www.nhm.ac.uk/events/s... pic.twitter.com/lLtyij...
About 4 hours ago.
NHM_London
NHM_London There’s just a week to go until #SU2017 at the Museum, so here’s an #Oceans -inspired #FossilFriday of Belemnotheutis from the Upper Jurassic pic.twitter.com/ZAa53J...
About 4 hours ago.
NHM_London
NHM_London Gesner’s Histoire Animalium was an early attempt to accurately describe many animals, but this engraving was originally by Dürer in 1515
About 8 hours ago.
timeteign
timeteign Joint invitation to visit the Natural History Museum is now closed. Byrony Coles has finalised the list of interested members.
02:34AM May 29
timeteign
timeteign Stover Canal archaeologist Phil Newman completed phase 1. Noted finds inc. barge used for transporting granite. Well done. #Timeteign
01:38PM May 17