Greater Manchester Archaeology Day 2017

  This year’s Greater Manchester Archaeology Day is on the 25th November. There are still places available (booking here; Greater Manchester Archaeology Day 2017 booking site) or you can just turn up on the day. Registration is from 9.30am and the venue is the Peel Hall, Peel Building, University of Salford.   We try to be…

T25 Part 5: The Denton Roman Coin Hoard

  The Denton Roman coin hoard is something of a mystery. In 1969 a small hoard of Roman coins was discovered in a spot adjacent to Windmill Lane in Denton. The precise circumstances are not clear but the note with the hoard in the archive for the Tameside Museum at the Portland Basin states that…