Foray at Tudeley – 10.00am 30 October 2021

Further details  for WIRG members from Jack Cranfield

You can join WIRG and the Field Group by contacting Tim at 01403 710148
e-mail Tim Smith

What is a Foray?
A foray includes field walking to identify possible iron-working sites. In favourable cases, this is followed up by excavation to further explore the layout of the site and to find dating evidence.

View a  video sequence  of a Foray (16Mb) – it may take a while to download.

Experimental furnace smelt days 2021

Pippingford Park TQ 4382 3074 (off A22 1.5 miles S of Wych Cross left side immediately before layby or approx. 3 miles N of Nutley – entrance at N end of a layby right hand side – map can be supplied on request).

Sat 12 June
Sat 3 July
Sat 7 August
Sat 4 Sept
Sat 2 Oct

Please contact Tim Smith if you wish to attend by e-mail or Tel 01403 710148

Dates are subject to weather conditions and may be postponed if necessary. If the forecast is bad please contact Tim on 01403 710148 on the Friday evening prior to the smelt.