MK Heritage News and Events

Archaeological Excavation Site - Must Farm
Area G Lincoln Eastern Bypass: Investigating a Mesolithic flint scatter (c.6000BC)
- Network Archaeology

This FREE open day returns on Saturday 11th November from 10am to 4pm with a change of venue to the Church of Christ the Cornerstone, 300 Saxon Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 2ES.

The event poster may be downloaded from this page, or for more information contact Nick Crank, Senior Archaeological Officer on 01908 254259 or email archaeology@milton-keynes.gov.uk  

The event will be held in the Guildhall at the Church of Christ the Cornerstone 300 Saxon Gate, Milton Keynes, MK9 2ES

Activities and Exhibitions in the Morning (10am – 12:30)

Children’s Activity    Painting the Past: Art & Archaeology Workshop hosted by Albion Archaeology

(Ages 8+)

Artefact Handling     An introduction to archaeological finds by the Portable Antiquities Scheme

Community Groups  Displays, information and activities from 6 local archaeology and heritage groups:

Wing Heritage Group, Woughton Heritage, Milton Keynes Heritage Association, CLASP - Community Landscape Archaeology Survey Project,

UNAS - Upper Nene Archaeological Society, Bucks Archaeological Society - Active Archaeology Group

Finds displays           Discoveries from Bucks and beyond by the Magiovinium Metal Detector Club and friends

 

Talks in the Afternoon: Archaeology and Infrastructure

1:30pm           Archaeology on the A14: A Work in Progress – Tony Walsh, MOLA Headland Infrastructure

2:30pm           Transporting the Past into the Future: the Archaeology of the Lincoln Eastern Bypass – Ruben Lopez, Network Archaeology

Last Updated: 30 November 2017