Bronze Age Settlement

Thanks to funding from Historic England and Forterra, in August 2015 we began a new project – Bronze Age Settlement. This was a 10-month excavation of a settlement at the site that was destroyed by fire, causing it to collapse into a river channel, preserving the contents in situ. Information on our progress and discoveries can be found in Bronze Age Settlement.

Bronze Age River

In 2011 the Cambridge Archaeological Unit, University of Cambridge, in collaboration with Forterra, began to unearth a series of extraordinary finds. What we found, what we learnt and what we know about the history, geology and archaeology of the area, can be explored in Bronze Age River.


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    We’re thrilled to have won Best Rescue Project at the Current Archaeology Awards 2017! Site Director Mark Knight also was also voted Archaeologist of the Year. Thank you to everyone who voted for the project, it has meant a great deal to the whole team. We’ll have lots more updates on our website and..

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