Walk - the Archaeology of the Chase

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 10:00 to 16:00

Booking: Booking required. Please contact the museum.

A guided walk around some of the key archaeological sites on Cranborne Chase led by Adrian Green. An enjoyable circular walk on uneven ground including some steep climbs. The walk lasting approximately 4-5 hours will stop at key archaeological sites including Bokerley Dyke, Pentridge, the Dorset Cursus, Ackling Dyke, Oakley Down barrows and Penbury Knoll. A Festival of British Archaeology  event.

Please bring clothing suitable for the weather and stout footwear, sun protection, drink and snacks as required. Please bring your own lunch.

Location: Meet at the Martin Down nature reserve car park,  SU 037 200. Turn off the A354 near Woodyates. The car park is signposted with a brown sign ‘Martin Down National Nature Reserve’ along the A354 and is entered over a cattle grid.