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President's Blog

A1 update

  • Posted On: 1 May 2018

Northern Archaeological Associates, who have been busy for some years carrying out the archaeological investigations associated with the A1 Dishforth-Leeming improvements, have announced that the two-volume monograph should be out soon. 

This is quite an achievement. The excavations have been the biggest ever in Yorkshire and have turned up a number of unexpected and exciting finds. The report will be one that many people will want to see!

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