Tag Archives: archaeology

Recent heatwave reveals a historic farm in Devon

This summer’s hot, dry weather has revealed cropmarks in a field in Bicton that show a Romano-British farmstead once stood there. Aerial photography of the farmstead, originally discovered by former Devon County Archaeologist Frances Griffith in 1984, have been releasedaaa

Posted on: 16 August 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 9 Comments

Search begins for the lost standing stones of Yelland

And once the stones have been located Devon County Council, the RSPB and Historic England aim to provide a new interpretation panel for the Tarka Trail to explain more about the ancient site.

Posted on: 28 June 2018 | Posted in: Environment | 9 Comments