Excavations at Basing House

30 July, 2013 (All day)
Basing House from the air. Copyright Bob Applin

The University of Southampton are currently carrying out excavations on Civil War defences at Basing House near Basingstoke. You can follow their discoveries either on Facebook or on their project blog:




Alternatively, the team will be on site until Sunday 10th August and will be happy to discuss what they have found.


For more on Basing House, see the VCH Explore article by clicking here or read the VCH entry for the village of Old Basing on British History Online here.