!Postponed! -Great Park Wood – 2020 season

Due the government’s advice about CORVID-19  the 2020 Season opening event and the subsequent activity has been postponed.

The 2020 season of excavations at Great Park Wood, Brede,
TQ 852 190 will now not commence on Saturday 11 April at 10.00 am.

Work in 2018 and 2019 has indicated that we are excavating a bloomery dating from the first or second century AD.
For further details please contact Bob Turgoose by email.
updated 16:09 25/03/2020


Summer Meeting & AGM – Postponed

Postponed see details above

Fernhurst Village Hall Meeting Room with a visit to Fernhurst Furnace in the afternoon.
Doors open 10-30am for tea & coffee

11.00 Presentation on ‘Recent excavations at Fernhurst Furnace’ by George Anelay, Director, West Sussex Archaeology Ltd who led the excavation.
12.30 AGM
13.00 Lunch. Please bring packed lunch or use local facilities http://www.fernhurst.net/food.htm
14.00 Visit to the furnace site at the kind invitation of Robin and Carla Barnes


  1. Fernhurst Village Hall, Glebe road, Fernhurst, Nr. Haslemere, GU27 3EH
  2. Fernhurst furnace is off Vann Road GU27 3NJ

Contact:  email Tim Smith