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|Time Team: Series 18, 2011 - Click on the links below for the different programmes.|
|Reservoir Rituals - Tottiford
Saxon Death, Saxon Gold - West Langton
Romans on the Range - High Ham
Hitlers Island Fortress - Les Gellettes, Jersey
The Furnace in the Forest - Derwentcote
Under the Gravestones - Castor
The House of the White Queen - Groby Hall
|Cannons v. Castles - Mont Orgueil, Jersey
The Mystery of the Manor Moat - Llancaiach Fawr
Search for the Domesday Mill - Buck Mill
Rooting for the Romans - Bedford Purlieus Wood
Castle of the Saxon Kings - Bamburgh
Looking Underground - Geophysics Compilation
Hunters to Hearths - 'The way we lived' Compilation
|The Mystery of the Manor Moat - Llancaiach Fawr
This week's show sees Tony and the Team head across the Bristol Channel to Llancaiach Fawr Manor, near Caerphilly, South Wales, to investigate an ancient moat.
The geophys team feel the site should provide them with the ideal conditions to determine what the ditch was originally designed to guard - but the project soon becomes one of the most puzzling investigations in the programme's history.
Also on one of the day's, digging was interrupted by some nonsensical game involving a round object and a team of men of dubious ability! Definitely the wrong shaped ball for this part of the world.....
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