Articles by Martyn

On a burning hot day, this was my first day back after four months of COVID Lockdown/Shielding. I was heading for a farm in the middle of a medieval landscape, with Lidar maps of the area showing some lovely strip-farming marks.  Could be interesting 😀 Once again I was using…

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The story of Deverel Barrow between Milborne St Andrew and Winterborne Whitechurch, Dorset and it’s excavation in 1825. Also how to survive being video-bombed by a herd of nosy cattle 😀 Camera: Olfi One.Five Black using Chest Harness and Frame Mount https://www.olficamera.com/ Created using: Corel VideoStudio Pro 2020 and TubeBuddy…

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Fluff the Wonderdog and I took a trip to the doctors in Blandford Forum just before we started a 12-week lockdown caused by the Covid-19 Pandemic. On the way, I commented on the archaeology and history of the landscape we were passing through – and there’s far more than you’d…

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A wander around a local but previously un-visited site at Stoke Wake, below an Iron Age Hillfort.The farm promised lots but gave me very little until I unearthed some mystery items… Detectors used: XP Deus Full on v.5.21 using an 11″ Standard Black CoilNokta Makro Simplex+ Pinpointer: XP MI-6 Cameras…

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