Strata Florida Archaeology Field School

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Location: Pontrhydfendigaid, Ystrad Meurig SY25, UK

Season: June 30, 2020 to July 26, 2020

Session Dates: 30th June to 26th Jult 2020

Deadline Type: Contact for Details


Program Type:
Field School

RPA Certified:

Project Director:
Lowri Goss

Project Description:

The Strata Florida Archaeology Field School offer 1-4 week courses, accredited 20 credit modules and digger days. Open to all, from beginners to experienced archaeologists, and regardless of mental and physical difficulties.

Period(s) of Occupation: The site lies on the remains of the 12th Century Cistercian Abbey, and includes a 17th Century gentry house and associated farm buildings. Medieval 16th-20th Centuries

Project Size: 1-24 participants

Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: 1 day

Minimum Age: 18 (or 14+ if accompanied by participating adult)

Experience Required: No prior experience needed!

Room and Board Arrangements:
Indoor and outdoor camping provision included in residential courses. Local B&B and hotel accommodation also available

Academic Credit:
4 week 20 credit module

Contact Information:

Carys Aldous-Hughes

Y Beudy, Mynachlog Fawr


SY25 6ES

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