Archaeological sites abound in Peterborough. They include some of the most impressive of their kind in the UK. We pick our Big Five Peterborough archaeological sites, but this is just a starter to whet your appetite.
Top Peterborough Archaeology Sites
Other Peterborough Archaeological Sites
Inclusion of Fane Road of course reflects our bias since many of us have helped excavate the site. Realistically there are plenty more contenders for that 5th place:
Peterborough – Time Team
Nene Valley Archaeology
There was an enthusiastic group of archaeologists who tried to keep a step ahead of the developers as the building of Peterborough new town got underway in the 1970s and 1980s. They left a great legacy in the form of a booklet in 9 volumes called “Durobrivae: A Review of Nene Valley Archaeology”.