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Southwold and Reydon Community Test Pit Excavations

When Aug 28, 2014 10:00 AM to
Aug 31, 2014 04:00 PM
Where Stella Peskett Millennium Hall, Mights Road, Southwold, Suffolk IP18 6BE
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01502 726097
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Over four days, from Thursday 28th to Sunday 31st August 2014, residents of Southwold and Reydon, Suffolk, will have the chance to carry out small archaeological 'test pit' garden excavations to find out how the area has developed over hundreds - even thousands - of years in the past. The project is supported by Touching the Tide, a Heritage Lottery Funded scheme taking place along the Suffolk coast from Covehithe to Felixstowe between 2013-2016.

ACA are liaising with Southwold Museum & Historical Society to recuit local residents to offer their gardens to dig and take part in the excavations. If you would like to offer your property to be dug or would like to volunteer to take part in the excavations, please contact Chris Cardwell, a trustee of the Southwold Museum & Historical Society, by e-mail, phone or post. The e-mail address is, the telephone number is 01502 726097 (leave a message) and the postal address is Southwold Museum & Historical Society, 9 -11 Victoria Street, Southwold, Suffolk IP18 6HZ.

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