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Visit to SOAG Roman Excavation

On Sunday the 1st of July, four intrepid AIM members travelled to S.O.A.G.’s (South Oxfordshire Archaeological Group) Roman site near Goring-on-Thames. Hazel Williams, the site Director, welcomed us and gave us a guided tour of this large site, which has … Continue reading

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Field Trip to St Albans Abbey

Field Trip: St Alban’s Abbey led by Geoff Crockford and Nigel Hughes We’ll dowse the Abbey and also the grounds of  Verulamium park. The park stands on the site of the Roman city of Verulamium, excavated by Sir Mortimer Wheeler … Continue reading

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Visit to Silchester

The ancient Roman town of Calleva Atrebatum in close to modern day Silchester. It is just in Hampshire, south west of Reading. This large town probably flourished during the Iron Age, but the Romans took over soon after 43AD and … Continue reading

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