This week the team hosted a group of ex-servicemen from Operation Nightingale.
Explore the latest updates from Oxford Archaeology East's 2021 excavation south of Thorpe Road in Weeley, Essex.
The team are now supervising the mechanical removal of topsoil across the excavation area in Barrack Field.
At the start of this month, OA East's Project Manager, Louise Moan, gave an introductory talk at Weeley Parish Hall. Now, you can watch a recording of her presentation.
Over the past two weeks, the team have been digging prehistoric pits and Roman ditches, and preparing the ground to excavate Barrack Field.
Our excavation has started in the north-west corner of the site, with supervised machine removal of the soil.