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Conserving Coffin Grip Plates: History, Manufacture, Material and Conservation

Conserving Coffin Grip Plates: History, Manufacture, Material and Conservation

Posted 27 July 2017

Over the past two weeks, Ian Channell Wright MA (Hons), MSc, MSc has been conserving coffin grip plates from our recent Project Pilgrim excavations at Gloucester Cathedral

Results are in for Small Bone Objects

Results are in for Small Bone Objects

Posted 21 June 2017

Dr Lynne Bevan, Worked Bone and Small Finds Specialist, has submitted her report on the small bone finds recently unearthed at Gloucester Cathedral. Below is an extract:

Spot dates are in...

Spot dates are in...

Posted  5 June 2017

Results are back from our coin specialist, Dr Adrien Popescu, Keeper of Coins & Medals at The Fitzwilliam Museum

Latest Finds at Project Pilgrim

Latest Finds at Project Pilgrim

Posted 23 May 2017

Worked bone handle and object

Coin Collection

Coin Collection

Posted 11 May 2017

Our Gloucester Team have unearthed another 5 coins

15th Century French Jeton

15th Century French Jeton

Posted 18 April 2017

Check out the latest coin unearthed by our Project Pilgrim Archaeologists……

Trumpet Brooch

Trumpet Brooch

Posted  4 April 2017

Border Archaeology Field Staff have uncovered an unusual variant of a Roman copper alloy "Trumpet" brooch.

Top of the World!

Top of the World!

Posted 13 March 2017

Taking a break from subterranean activities our Project Pilgrim Team headed up to the dizzy heights of the cathedral roof top

Prosthetic Limb

Prosthetic Limb

Posted  8 March 2017

Our team have unearthed a skeleton found with part of a prosthetic limb

Spot dates are in...

Spot dates are in...

Posted 22 February 2017

Last week we unearthed 3 coins and spot dates have just arrived from our coin specialist.