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UPFRONT 3 EDITOR’S LETTER 6 LETTERS

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Elaborately carved Burton Agnes chalk drum goes on display; Highways to the past: excavating the A428 in Bedfordshire; Roman roadside life and death near yles ury riary oor tiles revealed in Gloucester; Roman furniture-making in rural Cambridgeshire; Building an Iron Age broch in Caithness; Science Notes; Finds Tray

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Joe Flatman excavates the CA archive

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Unearthing an ‘idol’: Twyford, Buckinghamshire

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CULTURE 52 REVIEWS

Iron Age Chariot Burials in Britain and the Near Continent; Adrift: the curious tale of the Lego lost at sea; The Romans in the Nene Valley; Peasant Perceptions of Landscape: Ewelme hundred, south Oxfordshire, 500-1650; Middle Bronze Age and Roman Settlement at Manor Pit, Baston, Lincolnshire; A History of Norfolk in 100 Places

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CA visits Nottingham Castle 58 MUSEUM NEWS

The latest acquisitions, exhibitions, and key decisions 60 LISTINGS

Our selection of exhibitions and events, as well as historical, archaeological, and cultural resources from around the world that are still available online 62 SHERDS

Chris Catling’s irreverent take on heritage issues 64 LAST WORD

Andrew Selkirk remembers Neil Faulkner (1958-2022) 66 ODD SOCS

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Ann Wilkinson

(University of Bradford) taking archaeomagnetic

dating samples.

CREDIT: Tents to Towns Project

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