Category Archives: AVAS Field Trips

Site visits arranged by AVAS

Visit to Clearbury Ring – June 2014

Today a group of AVAS members visited Clearbury Ring hillfort, up on the downs between Salisbury and Downton.  One purpose of the visit was to complete a survey for the “Survey of Hillforts” project.  Apart from a footpath around one … Continue reading

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AVAS Visit to Downton Moot 2012

Members of AVAS enjoyed a visit to Downton Moot on the afternoon of Sunday, June 17th, which fortunately turned out to be warm and sunny. The present sad condition of the balustrade at the entrance was explained (an attack by a … Continue reading

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Visit to Christchurch, Sunday 12th June 2011

Last week, a band of intrepid members met  at the old Kings Arms in Christchurch for a tour of the archaeological sites of interest under the expert guidance of Sue Newman and Mike Tizzard.

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Field visit 20th February 2011

Thankfully the weather held out for the AVAS visit to a late Roman site currently being excavated by TVAS.  The site consists of a complex series of enclosures which enclose a number of kilns and a large post-built structure. The … Continue reading

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