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Canterbury Christ Church University
Trust Blog Tags: , , Categories: Trust Blog. Tags: Arts Building, Canterbury Christ Church University, and St Augustine's Abbey precinct.

We have just begun a new investigation within the North Holmes Campus of Canterbury Christ Church University. Initial evaluation was conducted last summer and the footings of the medieval abbey precinct wall were located. The present evaluation is intended to find out more about the site, based on the results of the earlier phase of work and […]


St Peter’s Church, Sandwich

St Peter’s Church, Sandwich  We are working with the Churches Conservation Trust and Dover Archaeological Group over five weekends - between Sunday 22nd January and Sunday 19 February – on a small community excavation at St Peter’s Church. The Churches Conservation Trust (CCT) is the leading national charity caring for historic churches at risk and looks after 350 churches across […]


No 11. Destined to serve: use of the grounds of St Augustine’s Abbey, Canterbury, before, during and after the time of the monks. Canterbury Christ Church University Excavations 1983–2007

No 11. Destined to Serve: Use of the outer grounds of St Augustine’s Abbey, Canterbury, before, during and after the time of the monks. Canterbury Christ Church University Excavations 1983–2007 Alison Hicks (2015) Alison Hicks has brought together the many and varied investigations undertaken on the North Holmes campus of Canterbury Christ Church University between […]


St Mary’s Church, Chartham

St Mary’s Church, Chartham When an archaeological input was required as part of a scheme of repairs to the rainwater drainage system at St Mary’s in Chartham, the opportunity was taken to develop a small community project. Archaeologists from the Trust were assisted by members of the parochial church council and St Mary’s congregation as […]


Church Street, Maidstone

Church Street, Maidstone Following evaluation undertaken in November 2011, an excavation has recently been completed on the site of a former tennis court and gardens in Church Street in advance of a new housing scheme. The site lies east of Maidstone town centre on gently sloping ground. To the west is the River Medway and […]


Church Sreet
Image Galleries: year in pictures 2011.

Church Street, Maidstone. Work carried out for Golding Homes.


Church Sreet
Image Galleries: year in pictures 2011.

Church Street, Maidstone. Work carried out for Golding Homes.


St Mary’s Church
Image Galleries: year in pictures 2011.

St Mary’s Church, Chartham, community project. Visitors view finds in the church. Work carried out for St Mary’s Chartham Parochial Church Council.


St Mary’s Church
Image Galleries: year in pictures 2011.

St Mary’s Church, Chartham, community project. Excavation in progress during the open day. Work carried out for St Mary’s Chartham Parochial Church Council.


Augustine House, Canterbury Christ Church University

Augustine House, Canterbury Christ Church University 2006 Work has begun at the rear of Augustine House, Rhodaus Town as part of Canterbury Christ Church University’s programme of redevelopment, which entails the demolition of the existing Augustine House office block (formerly known as Clarkson House) and the construction of a new £30 million library complex. The […]