Archaeological Works

Map of site showing all 5 areas of excavationMap of site showing all 5 areas of excavation The archaeological works started in 1997 and consisted of 5 main areas of excavation and several episodes of evaluation trenching. This comprised a total of 91 trenches ranging from 5x1m to 75x2m in size. The excavations covered a total area of 22437m² or 2.244 hectares. The earth removed from the areas of the excavations weighed approximately 5609 tonnes.
 
Archaeologists at workArchaeologists at work
 
Or why not experience the site as the archaeologists who excavated it did, follow their discoveries and interpretations area by area?
 
See how the information from successive excavations builds up a detailed picture of what happened in just one small area over two millennia! Area 1