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Archaeology

Wednesday 15th June 2016

Meet at the Garlic farm, Newchurch at 10.00 am in the car park near the buildings.

We will be setting up and surveying the field with the magnetometer.

Check the website if the weather in inclement.

Wednesday June 8th

More fieldwalking at the Garlic Farm.

See last week’s details.

Wednesday June 1st

Fieldwalking at The Garlic Farm, Newchurch.

Meet at 10am  in the car park  next to the buildings.

As always, if the weather is poor check this page in case of cancellation.

Wednesday May 25th

The third attempt to explore Head Down, weather permitting.

Detail as before.

Today cancelled.

Sorry but the weather is not fit for HeadDown.  Try again next week.

Wednesday May 18th

Weather permitting. we will explore Head Down.

See last week’s post for details.

Today’s walk cancelled

Bad weather.

Try again next week.

Wednesday May 11th

Meet at 10am for a walk on Head Down on the east side of St. Catherine’s down.

Parking by kind permission of Daphne Watson.

From Niton on the road to Rookley turn left up Crocker Lane on the village boundary.

Go up to the top of Crocker Lane, off the top of the tarmac, and turn left down the muddy lane by the ‘no parking’ sign.

Park at ‘Linden Lea’ – turn left between the pillars into the drive. Park in front of the house or on the grass.

Alternative parking is further on next to bungalow ‘The limit’ providing this is not occupied as a holiday let.

Wednesday May 4th

A walk to the Longstone at Mottistone to enjoy the bluebells and woodland in spring.

Meet at 10am at carpark near Mottistone Manor,  OS ref.  405838.

Alternative walk for the less agile:  Meet at 10am at carpark at lower end of Strawberry Hill, OS ref. 412836.  We will meet up at the Longstone.

Maybe coffee or lunch somewhere afterwards?

Southampton Trip

On 14th May Eric Johnson has arranged a day trip to Southampton with Mat Garner. If you are interested in joining the group  please phone 812051 for further details.