Launch of the Royal Saxon Way – Day 1

The Royal Saxon Way is our new pilgrimage route linking Folkestone to Minster-in-Thanet via Lyminge and the Elham Valley.  It celebrates the Anglo-Saxon queens and princesses who founded and ran as abbesses some of the churches along the route.  You can read more here, and discover more about this little-known aspect of Anglo-Saxon society which … Continue reading Launch of the Royal Saxon Way – Day 1

Day 40 – The last area of the Anglo-Saxon church uncovered

The last area of the Anglo-Saxon church to be explored is the area under the porch.  We had contractors on site to lift the flagstones. Underneath the porch, as we suspected, the substructure is precarious to say the least and needs to be addressed before the flagstones are replaced. We have found the nave wall … Continue reading Day 40 – The last area of the Anglo-Saxon church uncovered