Illuminating the past – Enhancing the present – Inspiring the future

Reconstruction of Canterbury CathedralImaginative reconstruction of Canterbury Cathedral in the late Anglo-Saxon period (c.1025), based on archaeological and documentary evidence. Drawn by Ivan Lapper. © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd.


Canterbury's Norman cathedralImaginative reconstruction of Canterbury’s Norman cathedral (c.1077) under Archbishop Lanfranc, based on archaeological and documentary evidence. Drawn by Ivan Lapper. © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd.


Reconstruction of Blackfriars friaryImaginative reconstruction of Blackfriars friary, Canterbury, Kent, as it may have looked in the 15th century. Based on documentary and archaeological evidence. Only the refectory and guest hall still survive. The Blackfriars were also known as Dominicans, after St Dominic. Drawn by John Atherton Bowen. © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd.


Stone FarmStone Farm, a 16th century house at Newington, Kent. Reconstruction drawing. Drawn by Rupert Austin © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd.


17th century town houseA 17th century town house, Canterbury, Kent. Reconstruction drawing of the original building. Drawn by Rupert Austin © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd.


The Artichoke public houseThe Artichoke public house, Chartham, Kent. Imaginative reconstruction of the original medieval hall house. Drawn by Rupert Austin © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd.


Anglo-Saxon house and workshopImaginative reconstruction of an Anglo-Saxon house and workshop based on archaeological evidence. Drawn by John Atherton Bowen © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd.


Roman cavalrymenImaginative reconstruction of two Roman cavalrymen with swords and horse harness pieces found on Canterbury excavations. Drawn by Laurie Sartin © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd.


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