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First 1000 Years Depicting Christ

Recent PostsSpeaker Martyn Whittock Martyn has written many educational and history books, particularly on Anglo-Saxon England and the early medieval period, and is an...

1000 YEARS OF WARP AND WEFT

Recent PostsDavid Birks from Trowbridge Museum Wool has provided the raw material for clothing for thousands of years and the talk will show how the woollen trade...

Forthcoming Talks 2024

Recent Posts The Woollen Industry David Birks Fri January 26th First 1000 years Depicting Christ Martin Whittock (next talk) Fri February 23rd Wiltshire Little Known...

The Original Christmas Gifts

Recent PostsGold, Frankincense and Myrrh A return visit by speaker Andrew Campbell who will tell us some of the background and significance of these items as gifts....

The Dig Goes On – 3 Nov 2018

Our team can be seen looking for finds which might support the existence of Neolithic or Iron Age activity in Dilton Marsh.
No great finds to report apart from some small pottery segments which could relate to the neolithic period.
We are intending to look into further, more promising areas, in the new year and will keep members posted on any developments.