Category Archives: Archaeological digs

Ventiford Basin dig on the Stover Canal, Teignbridge, Devon

After many months of planning by the Stover Canal Trust and local independent archaeologist, Phil Newman, work started on saturday 10th May 2014 and will be completed within a week. Several areas have been identified of interest and details will … Continue reading

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Surprise findings revealed by archaeological digs, plus Archaeological celebrations in Devon

Surprise findings revealed by archaeological digs Friday, April 08, 2011 A NUMBER of archaeological digs have recently been completed in the city, throwing up a few surprises. Dissenters’ Graveyard: An assessment and survey has been produced by AC Archaeology on … Continue reading

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Dartmoor burial site surrenders its Bronze Age secrets.

NEWS: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 Relics discovered at a recent Dartmoor archaeological dig have this week been described as among the most important prehistoric finds to be unearthed anywhere in Britain in the past 100 years. The excavation, which was reported … Continue reading

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Dig to reveal Roman town

NEWS: Saturday, June 23, 2012 Excavations to uncover what is believed to be a major Roman town in the region are set to take place this summer. The major archaeological dig is planned for rural Teignbridge, on the outskirts of … Continue reading

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Archaeological dig in Devon unearths Roman influence

Excavations are underway to unearth the mysteries of Devon’s newly discovered settlement dating back to Roman times. Following the recent discovery of over 100 Roman coins in fields several miles west of Exeter, evidence of an extensive settlement including roundhouses, … Continue reading

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Hello Teignbridge!

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