The Unofficial Website for Tony Robinson
|Time Team: Series 17, 2010 - Click on the links below for the different programmes.|
|Corridors of Power - Westminster Abbey
A Saintly Site - Baliscate, Isle of Mull
Bridge over the River Tees - Piercebridge
Halls of a Saxon King - Sutton Courtenay
Massacre in the Cellar - Hopton Castle
Potted History - Cunetio
Death & Dominoes - Norman Cross
|Something for the Weekend - Tregruk Castle
Priory Engagement - Burford
Governor's Green - Portsmouth
There's a Villa here somewhere.. - Litlington
Commanding Heights - Dinmore Hill
Rooting for the Romans - Bedford Purlieus
|Governor's Green - Portsmouth
Tony and the Team head to Governor's Green which is behind Portsmouth's Tudor naval defences.
Here they search for the site of a 13th-century hospital founded by monks.
A small part of it has been converted to a beautiful church, but no one knows where the rest of it was or what it looked like.
Although part of the building still stands, initial results from the trenches makes the task even more confusing and the Team soon find that the archaeology doesn't match the evidence of where the hospital should be.
Will they be able to crack the secret of Governor's Green?
Will they be able to resolve the clash between the diggers and the surveyors?
As usual there are just three days....
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