• Grampus was recently awarded money from the Heritage Lottery Fund to continue with our work in and around Papcastle. We have started straight away with our new project, “Discovering Derventio”, with a community excavation at the bottom of Sibby Brow on the Papcastle side of the River Derwent, which has uncovered a series of buildings.

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  • Grampus was recently asked to undertake a geophysical survey of Blennerhasset Roman Fort as part of the “From Fort To Farms” community project funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The fort was discovered in 1984 through AP’s, with some geophysical survey completed on one of the corners of the fort.

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Upcoming Events

all-day Discovering Derventio – Main Community Excavation 2014
Discovering Derventio – Main Com…
Aug 26 – Oct 11 all-day
Our 2014 excavation will start 26th August – 11th October. We are opening site on the 26th so volunteers may want to start coming from the [...]

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