Roman Roving – Part 1 Charlton Down to Hampshire Gate (Walk 6).

One of the books I acquired over the Christmas period was 'Roman Roving' by Annabel Stowe. The book a series of ten walks along the Roman Road from Winchester to Middenhall (or from Venta Belgarum to Cunetio). With an overall length of 31 miles (50km), the ten walks vary from 1.7 miles to 4.3 miles … Continue reading Roman Roving – Part 1 Charlton Down to Hampshire Gate (Walk 6).

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A brief visit to Westbury Manor Museum – Fareham

It has been very weird being back at work this week after the holiday to Lewis. But today is my day off, and instead of working on the articles and work that I want to construct about my visit, I have taken a quick visit to Fareham with a friend, well he is at work, … Continue reading A brief visit to Westbury Manor Museum – Fareham

Feature Spotlight: The Fullerton Mars Mosaic – Andover Museum and Museum of the Iron Age

First in my Feature Blog we take another trip to my local museum - Andover Museum and Museum of the Iron Age. The Fullerton MosaicĀ  The mosaic above was the centre piece of the main room a Romano-British Villa, or country farmhouse. The house only lasted for about a generation, but parts of it survived … Continue reading Feature Spotlight: The Fullerton Mars Mosaic – Andover Museum and Museum of the Iron Age