Spirit of Sutterby – The Lost Valley

Saturday, September 10th

Franklin Hall, Spilsby

2.30pm

The Lost Valley: Four Lincolnshire Anglo Saxon cemeteries and more…

The welcome return of Dr Kevin Leahy.

Kevin writes:
The ‘Lost Valley’ lies between the rivers Ancholme and Trent in North Lincolnshire and contains a
remarkable sequence of archaeological sites. As it lacked a name I have called it ‘Winterton Vale’
after the stream that runs through it. Within the Vale are two Iron Age/Roman settlements, two
major villas, a Roman fort, two Anglo-Saxon monasteries and a group of four Anglo-Saxon
cemeteries. These are of fifth to eighth century date making it possible to look at the story of Anglo-
Saxon Lincolnshire and England in different light.

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