ARCHAEOLOGY FIELD TRIP
Martin Green will lead this trip to explore the archaeological landscape of Down Farm.
This will include the Fir Tree Field shaft containing evidence of Mesolithic to Beaker activity, a rare pond barrow, the Dorset Cursus and other prehistoric features. We will also visit Martin’s museum containing his extraordinary collection of archaeological artefacts, mainly found in the area.
- Meet at Down Farm, near Wimborne St Giles, Dorset, SP5 5PY. OS reference ST 999 149. Turn off the A354 signposted Wimborne St Giles. Continue a short distance along this road. Take the tarmac lane on the right (signposted ‘Down Farm’). The farm is past the cottages on the right hand side.
- Please bring clothing and footware suitable for walking across fields.
This walk is FREE although a donation of £3 is encouraged to cover costs.
How to book:
For further information contact the Museum on 01305 756827 or email email@example.com