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September 2018

Rectory Farm, West Deeping – Archaeology Day

25 September

A West Deeping Heritage Group event

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October 2018

Nassington Roman Barn – Year 3

1 October @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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Nassington Excavation Blue Roman Glass

The latest discoveries and what we are learning about agriculture, industry and daily life in the Nene valley during the Roman period.
FREE for FRAG Members

FREE for FRAG members

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TRAINING – Geophys at Itter Park

17 October - 18 October
resistivity survey training

Another opportunity to become more familiar with geophysical tools and techniques.

FREE for FRAG members

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EXCAVATION – Fane Road Allotments 2018

19 October - 22 October
itter crescent roman villa

FRAG return to the Fane Road / Itter Crescent Roman villa

FREE for FRAG & FRAA members

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Peterborough Abbey and the Peterborough Chronicles

23 October
Peterborough Museum

A Vivacity Event

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With the Eye of Faith: the Archaeology of Religion

27 October

CBA East Midlands Conference

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Crosse and Blackwell Excavation and Cross Rail

30 October @ 7:30 pm
Peterborough Museum

A Peterborough Museum Society Event

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November 2018

Fields in the Landscape

2 November

A MidNAG Event

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The Snettisham Hoard

5 November @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
Snettisham Hoard

The largest deposit of gold, silver and bronze artefacts dating from the Iron Age found in Europe.
FREE for FRAG Members

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The Barnack Beaker Burial: The grave of an important man

6 November
Peterborough Museum

A Vivacity Event

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Britain’s Hidden Landscapes – Dr Francis Pryor

12 November

A Peterborough Civic Society Event (AGM + Talk)

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Arts and Crafts through the Ages

13 November @ 7:30 pm
Peterborough Museum

A Peterborough Museum Society Event

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December 2018

Christmas Colours: identifying the pigments in illuminated manuscripts

4 December
Peterborough Museum

A Vivacity Event

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FRAG Archaeology Quiz

10 December @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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FRAG archaeology quiz

Festive fun at FRAG in the run up to Christmas.

FREE for FRAG Members

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The Golden Lyre of Ur

11 December @ 7:30 pm
Peterborough Museum

A Peterborough Museum Society Event

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January 2019

The Civil War in Peterborough

7 January, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
civil war peterborough - oliver cromwell

Expect a lively and informative talk from local Civil War specialist, Stuart Orme.
FREE for FRAG Members

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Medieval Library Manuscripts from Peterborough Abbey

22 January, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
Peterborough Museum

A Peterborough Museum Society Event

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February 2019

Representations of the Tangible World in late Neolithic Ceramics

1 February, 2019

A MidNAG Event

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Samian Ware – All You Need to Know

4 February, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
samian ware

Find out more about this iconic high status Roman pottery from a leading specialist.

Speaker: Geoffrey Dannell

FREE for FRAG Members

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March 2019

Prehistoric Settlement in the Welland Valley

4 March, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
bronze age field systems in welland valley

Andrew Hatton will draw on his recently completed dissertation for his MPhil in order to paint a picture of Bronze Age presence in the Welland valley.

FREE for FRAG Members

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