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March 2019

CONFERENCE – Your Roman Past

30 March
Castor CE School, Stocks Hill
Castor, PE5 7AY

This is a Nene Valley Archaeological Trust event

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April 2019

Recent Work and Ideas on Durobrivae

2 April @ 7:30 pm
Peterborough Museum

A Peterborough Museum Society Event

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Northamptonshire Archaeological Review

6 April

A Council for British Archaeology: South Midlands Event

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Itter Crescent Roman Villa & AGM

8 April @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
itter crescent roman villa

Update on the Roman Villa between Fane Road and Itter Crescent, followed by the FRAG Annual General Meeting

FREE for FRAG Members

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CONFERENCE: Understanding Fenland Landscape & Society

13 April

This is a Spalding Gentlemen’s Society event

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May 2019

Ely Cathedral – its History and Symbolism

8 May

A Civic Society Event

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Advancing the Happy Dead

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

More details on this talk will follow!

FREE for FRAG Members

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EXCAVATION: Fane Road Allotments – Roman Villa

17 May - 19 May
Fane Road Allotments PE4 6SW + Google Map
itter crescent roman villa

FRAG return to the Fane Road / Itter Crescent Roman villa

Details to be confirmed

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WALK: The Stamford Canal

18 May
Deeping Canal Lighter

Join a walk along a section of the Stamford Canal with local authority, Maggie Ashcroft

FREE for FRAG Members

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June 2019

Paradise Found? Archaeology of Bahrain

3 June @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
bahrain archaeology

Michael Olney will bring to life the wonderful archaeology of Bahrain.

FREE for FRAG Members

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WALK: Durobrivae – The Walled Town of Roman Peterborough

22 June
durobrivae aerial view 2018

Priority for FRAG members

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August 2019

EXCAVATION: Nassington Roman Barn Year 4

17 August - 31 August
nassington roman barn excavation

A chance to help excavate a complex site centred on a large Roman barn.

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September 2019

Peterborough Cathedral – Back From the Flames

2 September @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
peterborough cathedral fire 2001

The 2001 fire in Peterborough Cathedral and its aftermath.

FREE for FRAG Members

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October 2019

Anglo-Saxon Fenland

7 October @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
Anglo Saxon Fenland

Prof Susan Oosthuizen challenges previous interpretation of Fenland archaeology.

FREE for FRAG Members

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November 2019

Secret Peterborough

4 November @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
secret peterborough - june and vernon bull

June and Vernon Bull explore some of the lesser-known episodes and characters in the city’s past.

FREE for FRAG Members

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December 2019

Peakirk Unwrapped: The Archaeology of a Fen-edge Settlement

9 December @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
Peakirk Map - Christopher Saxton 1576

Archaeological evidence indicates that the Peakirk area first was colonised by Neolithic folk and that there was almost-continuous activity in the heart of the present village from the Romano-British period onwards.

Speaker: Dr Avril Lumley Prior

FREE for FRAG Members

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