Yearly Archives: 2016



Hadleigh HEFA Test Pitting June 2017 – Do You Want Your Garden Dug?

Access Cambridge University are due to return to Hadleigh on Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th June. Although a number of local people have already put forward their garden for a dig by local school students or our community archaeology club, more hosts are needed…


Hadleigh Test Pits August 2016

AGES AHA dug 3 Hadleigh garden test pits in the London Road (near the New Road junction), Church Road and Meadow Road over the period Thursday 18th to Saturday 20th August. All the finds were sent to Access Cambridge University to process and…


Hadleigh Test Pits May 2016

Access Cambridge University under the direction of new manager, visited Hadleigh for 2 days of digging test pits at 6 sites around Hadleigh. School students from the Southend area dug at 3 pits and AGES AHA at 3 others. Students from the nearby…


Pottery Dating From Hadleigh Test Pitting 2015

In May 2015, under the direction of Dr Carenza Lewis for Access Cambridge Archaeology, 11 test pits were dug around Hadleigh seeking information about the development of the medieval village.