Our favourite photo from Week 1 by a country mile.

Introducing the hardest working member of our Flag Fen excavation team: Fergus the Dig Dog (AKA Indiana Bones!). Follow his exploits on twitter – @SiteDog – and check out his trench reports on YouTube. It’s been a hard days night, and he’s been working like a…!

Always wanted to try archaeology?

DigVentures crowdfunds archaeological projects that everyone can be part of, in the UK and overseas. With help from people all over the world, we investigate the past and publish our discoveries online for free. Support one of our digs and you can choose to watch our discoveries as they happen, or roll up your sleeves and excavate alongside our team!

Choose a dig


Do you love archaeology? Have you always wanted to try a bit of digging, but found it too difficult to figure out how to make it happen? Then DigVentures crowdfunded and crowdsourced archaeology is for you! Tweet us @thedigventurers ...or connect on Facebook to find out more.

Full Author Profile +