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Festival of Archaeology 2015: Westmorland Archaeology

 Westmorland Archaeology

As part of the Festival of Archaeology 2015, Westmorland Archaeology will  be holding a series of events at the Old Courthouse, Shap between Friday 24th July 2015 and Sunday 26th July 2015

Locally found lithics, including some exciting new finds from this year’s field walking will be on display along with other artefacts and some models.

There will be a talk on the 24th by Paul Frodsham (Historic Environment Officer for North Pennines AONB) on ‘Community Archaeology in the Eden Valley’ as well as two guided walks – one on Saturday around the prehistoric stone monuments of Shap and another on Sunday to Keld Chapel and Shap Abbey.

For further details on the schedule for the weekend please see:


Please note that some events do require booking.