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Rescue Dig of the Year

We are pleased to announce that Keith Parfitt won Current Archaeology’s Rescue Dig of the Year award for the A Town Unearthed excavation at Folkestone Roman villa.  ‘Folkestone: Roman Villa or Iron Age oppidum?’ published in Current Archaeology 262, was up against some worthy competition. Well done Keith and everyone who worked at the dig and thank you to everyone who took part in the vote!
Keith Parfitt with the award
See Canterbury’s Archaeology 2010-2011 to read about the first season of excavation and activites at the villa.



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