Fieldwork week 1: Clifford Hill and Fotheringhay Castle, Northamptonshire

A few photos from our first fieldwork outing of the project!

Last week we collected cores and began the earthwork survey at two sites on the banks of the River Nene in Northamptonshire: Clifford Hill and Fotheringhay Castle.

The team at work at Fotheringhay.

Removing a core from the chamber at Clifford Hill.

Kev and Phil removing a core from the chamber at Clifford Hill.

Elaine setting up the survey gear, Clifford Hill.

Elaine setting up the survey gear, Clifford Hill.

Coring the motte at Fotheringhay Castle.

Coring the motte at Fotheringhay Castle.

Elaine surveying the top of the motte, Fotheringhay.

Elaine surveying the top of the motte, Fotheringhay.

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