silchester / calleva

we had a family trip to Calleva today. It’s an old Roman town and once was as important as London. now it’s just a some falling down walls in the middle of some lovely countryside.
however, today there was an archaelogical dig in the middle of it arranged by Reading University. They have a website about it
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esther even got to have a little dig in a pit of mud:
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here is kezia and her grandma at the ampitheatre entrance:
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