The Hounds at work

Here are photos of some of our participants at work on the site of Ramat Rachel.  Most of us dig in different areas apart from each other, so we can meet new people from around the world and share our experiences of different parts of the excavation.

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Julia with her latest pottery find....shoulders deep in archaeology!

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George lifting a stone...archaeology isn't all small picks and toothbrushes

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Rachel M. happily surrounded by stone and buckets

Ben thinking hard about the puzzles of ancient history

Ben thinking hard about the puzzles of ancient history

Rachel K. showing that all that soil we dig up has to go somewhere....

Rachel K. showing that all that soil we dig up has to go somewhere....

John working waaay below ground level

John working waaay below ground level

Cindy digging with the hand-pick

Cindy digging with the hand-pick

Ann showing the importance of having plenty of water

Ann showing the importance of having plenty of water

Deborah sweeping agricultural terraces from antiquity

Deborah sweeping agricultural terraces from antiquity

Alfred working in beautiful surroundings on a pleasant day at the dig.

Alfred at work with his Moravian hat

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One Response to “The Hounds at work”

  1. vicki Says:

    All the photos are wonderful. Great to see the volunteers hard at work. Thanks!

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