Past Projects

Previous Defence Archaeology Group Excavation Projects

CYPRUS- Dreamers Bay:

Archaeological research project on an ancient harbour and other Classical and Byzantine settlements at Akrotori, Cyprus.

CAERWENT TRAINING AREA: Excavating Whitehall Brake Roman complex and Dinham medieval/early modern village.

MARNE EXPLORER: Exercise Marne Explorer 15 was an archaeological survey and excavation carried out in 2015 on the side of a Roman settlement at Marne Barracks North Yorkshire by Defence Archaeology Group, Defence Infrastructure Organisation, 5 Royal Artillery, Historic England and Carillion-Morgan Sindall JV.

SALISBURY PLAIN BARROW CLUMP: Operation NIGHTINGALE was given special permission to excavate and record the Barrow due to the extension damage being caused by badgers.

SALISBURY PLAIN SPITFIRE: Wounded servicemen and women excavated the remants of the fighter plane from 609 Squadron which was shot down by enemy fire on October 27 1940