Canterbury YAC

Next meetings


New members wishing to come must first contact Peter Walker, the branch leader, in advance at

Meeting on Saturday 13 July 2019- 

We have been invited to their  site excavation by the  Sittingbourne Historical Research Group  field work unit . Site of 13th century manor house but also site of old Roman Villa .  Bredhurst ME7 3JZ

Time 11-1 please meet just before 11. 

There will be limited opportunity to park on or adjacent to site so will mainly be drop off and return at 1 .

I will send more detailed directions nearer time.

Can people let me know by 7 July  whether they are able to come as I have to advise the organisers. 

There will be trowels, buckets , kneeling pads and finds trays for everyoneMembers only need bring themselves, gardening gloves and appropriate footwear(no sandals) . Please also bring suncream or apply before come (hopefully be sunny), sun hats and a drink. If wet please bring rainwear.

10th August 10.30-12.30 
We will be joining the Kent Archaeological Field School at Teston .
We will be visiting the KAS excavation


Please note: Our programme will be subject to change as potential opportunities are offered  by our friends at Kent Archaeological Society, Canterbury Archeological Trust, Thanet Archaeology Trust, Wessex Archaeology Southern Division, ChristChurch University Archaeology Department, University of Kent, Canterbury Museums, and Canterbury Cathedral








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