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October 30, 2019

Spend an evening in the company of Francis Pryor MBE. Famously known to many as the discoverer of Flag Fen Bronze Age Settlement in Peterborough and a regular contributor to the extremely popular and long running Channel 4 TV programme, Time Team.

Date: Wed, Nov 13, 201...

October 22, 2019

More than 100 people squeezed into the church of St Remigius at Water Newton on Saturday afternoon. They were drawn there to hear feedback on the exploratory excavation that had taken place in July within the walled Roman town of Durobrivae.

Dr Stephen Upex, who has be...

August 4, 2019

NVAT is delighted to be awarded a Grant of £1,000 from the Francis and Maisie Pryor Charitable Trust. 

We are very grateful for this support which will help fund the Durobrivae Gradiometer Survey by Archaeological Services, Durham University.

It is a particular pleasure...

July 15, 2019

Forty members of the public and supporters of the NVAT visited the site of the Roman town of Durobrivae on Sunday July 14th - and a further hundred on Sunday 21st!  They had come to witness a series of excavations being carried out by Dr Peter Guest  of the Archaeology...

June 20, 2019

Arrangements have been made with Historic England for exploratory excavations at the Roman Town of Durobrivae during July. Register to attend an Open Day

May 28, 2019

Nene Valley Archaeological Trust will be exhibiting at a Society of Antiquaries event in London on Friday 19th July 2019 from 2pm-8pm.

The Society of Antiquaries provided funding towards the comprehensive magnetometry survey of Durobrivae commissioned by NVAT towar...

March 17, 2019

The Nene Valley Archaeological Trust has undertaken the most comprehensive heritage audit of over 600 hectares of the Nene Valley to the west of Peterborough.

The work was undertaken for the Nene Park Trust which manages this sensitive area containing numerous historica...

February 7, 2019

The NVAT has published the report of a geophysical survey of the whole of the walled town of Durobrivae. It reveals the layout of the town in great detail and provides new insights regarding the wall and outer ditches.

In reality it's just the very beginning as we embar...

February 3, 2019

An update on the MidNAG excavation of a Roman site at Nassington will be given by Archaeological Director, Derek Roberts on Friday 15th February. The talk will take place at Nassington Village Hall at 7.30pm.

Middle Nene Archaeology Group (MidNAG) returned to Nassington...

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