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Festival Walks
Trust Blog Tags: Categories: Trust Blog. Tags: Canterbury Festival.

As usual our Friends group is offering daily (sometimes twice daily) walks during the Canterbury Festival.  These walks are a major fund-raiser for the trust and we are most grateful to those who have agreed to lead them.  If you want to come you must buy tickets in advance through the festival bookings – bearing in mind […]


Hallet’s Garage, St Dunstan’s Street, Canterbury

Excavation reveals large Roman cemetery An excavation during the first quarter of 2011 on the former Hallet’s Garage site, in the St Dunstan’s area of Canterbury, uncovered a large Roman inhumation cemetery and one rather startling, extremely ancient, item – a 400,000 year old elephant tusk!  The site lies in an important suburb of the […]


Hello world
Trust Blog Tags: Categories: Trust Blog. Tags: St Dunstan's Street.

Welcome to the Canterbury Archaeological Trust’s first blog, an integral part of our new website. We’ve spent the past few months beavering away behind the scenes enhancing our web presence and we hope you like the results. This is only the beginning; we have many more exciting additions to the site which will be rolling […]