Soil survey is being used extensively in the investigation. Crossing point Images
|The aim is to:
|The work has given us a clear picture of the 1066 land surface of the battle. It reveals a landscape that fits the literature even better than the present surface. This match has improved our confidence in the Norse, written sources.|
Photos by Tim Burrows
We have used a power auger to probe those areas where the hand augers will not penetrate. These have taken cores from the Ings down to 8m.
The cores are stored and available for any scholars who would like to conduct further research. Images of some of the cores.