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Howburn Excavation

Saturday 2 May 2009

A great turnout for the Howburn Excavation

Our first day at the Howburn excavation and we had a great response to our plea for volunteers. Both young and not so young turned up to dig.

The finds for the day included:

Volunteers excavating trenches

Local councilor joins the dig

Volunteers listen to introduction by Alan Saville

Volunteers listen to an Alan Saville, senior curator of earliest pre-history, National Museums of Scotland

volunteers in the trenches

Call for diggers for summer 2009

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