Tinsley Project Blog #1: About Tinsley

This blog post from one of our Archaeology in the City volunteers, Ashley Magana. Ashley has written about her experience on the Tinsley project, having spent four months helping with the project during her time at the University of Sheffield. Historical Background St. Lawrence Church has 800 years of history. Tinsley was even mentioned inContinue reading “Tinsley Project Blog #1: About Tinsley”

The Woodland Heritage Festival 2016 Piccies!

Some great shots from a great day! Can’t wait for next years festival!

#HeritageFest16 the #free Woodland Heritage #Festival is on Tomorrow! #Sheffield #bankholidaymonday

The 2016 Woodland Heritage Festival starts TOMORROW– a free family archaeology and heritage festival organised by Archaeology in the City, from the University of Sheffield Department of Archaeology, and held at the JG Graves Woodland Discovery Centre in Ecclesall Woods. Here’s a flashback to the free talks that were on offer last year. The finalContinue reading “#HeritageFest16 the #free Woodland Heritage #Festival is on Tomorrow! #Sheffield #bankholidaymonday”

#HeritageFest16 2 days until the #free Woodland Heritage #Festival in #Sheffield

Only 2 days to go until the 2016 Woodland Heritage Festival – a free family archaeology and heritage festival organised by Archaeology in the City, from the University of Sheffield Department of Archaeology, and held at the JG Graves Woodland Discovery Centre in Ecclesall Woods. Here’s a flashback to the free talks that were onContinue reading “#HeritageFest16 2 days until the #free Woodland Heritage #Festival in #Sheffield”

3 days til #HeritageFest16 #free Woodland Heritage #Festival in #Sheffield! 3 days to go

Only 3 days to go until the 2016 Woodland Heritage Festival – a free family archaeology and heritage festival organised by Archaeology in the City, from the University of Sheffield Department of Archaeology, and held at the JG Graves Woodland Discovery Centre in Ecclesall Woods. Here’s a flashback to the free talks that were onContinue reading “3 days til #HeritageFest16 #free Woodland Heritage #Festival in #Sheffield! 3 days to go”

#HeritageFest16 4 days to #free Woodland Heritage #festival in #Sheffield!

Only 4 days to go until the 2016 Woodland Heritage Festival – a free family archaeology and heritage festival organised by Archaeology in the City, from the University of Sheffield Department of Archaeology, and held at the JG Graves Woodland Discovery Centre in Ecclesall Woods. Here’s a flashback to the free talks that were onContinue reading “#HeritageFest16 4 days to #free Woodland Heritage #festival in #Sheffield!”

#HeritageFest16- #free Woodland Heritage #festival in #Sheffield

We’ve all been busy beind the scenes preparing for the second Woodland Heritage Festival. That is on this Bank Holday Monday, May 30th, at the Ecclesall Woods Discovery Centre. Here are some pictures of all the activities from last year’s festival. It’s a FREE family-friendly archaeology and heritage festival. We’ll have the same great hands-onContinue reading “#HeritageFest16- #free Woodland Heritage #festival in #Sheffield”

Philip Roberts: The History and Development of the Horseman Works, Green Lane, Kelham Island, Sheffield

Osteoarchaeology with the Young Archaeologists’ Club

This post is about our volunteer’s activity with the Sheffield Young Archaeologists’ Club at the Department of Archaeology Osteology Lab. Our Archaeology in the City volunteer Kris is also a leader with the Sheffield YAC, and MA Osteoarchaeology student Emma developed and led an osteology activity. This month Archaeology in the City and the YAC joined forcesContinue reading “Osteoarchaeology with the Young Archaeologists’ Club”