Tuesday 11th April
|Recording one of the numerous pitsteads found on Tuesday|
However, the site type of the day was undoubtedly the charcoal pitstead. We encountered the first quite early on and by the end of the afternoon were literally falling over the blessed things. No sooner had we got back to our transects than another appeared and we all congregated to record it.
|Rudimentary hearth at the northern end of a charcoal burners hut|
|Brian's lunch looked much more interesting than mine!|
|Coppicing in the wood meadow|
|Alison busy recording sites and John and Ken in full stride|
|Primroses close around the spring next to the charcoal burner's hut|