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Reverse engineering a 1970s geophysics survey of Lake Farm Roman Fort, Wimborne, Dorset

During the 1970s and 1980s, the Ancient Monuments Laboratory undertook geophysics surveys with pioneering fluxgate magnetometer equipment. This was before there was access to personal computers, and results were plotted directly onto line trace plots. For the first time, buried … Continue reading

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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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