Ages AHA


The Romans in Hadleigh – A Lottery Funded Project

2017/2018 marks a development of AGES AHA, the acquisition of our first ever geophysics equipment. This would not have been possible without the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund. This enabled 18 of our members to train at SEEVIC college in non intrusive…


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…


The Essex Mineral Water Co. Hadleigh Essex

Rubbing from whole bottle

In May 2015, AGES AHA unearthed a quantity of broken bottle glass from a test pit in the front garden of the United Reformed Church in Church Road. The glass had a very definite embossed pattern and appeared to include the embossed word, “Hadleigh”.