For further information contact:

Dr David Johnson or Dr Victoria Spence:

Other Contacts:

Ingleborough Archaeology Group:


Our great thanks and appreciation to the following organisations which helped to fund the excavations:


The excavations in 2015 and 2016

Institute of Archaeology, University College London

Mark Roberts and his undergraduate students for their work on the site.


Malham Dig 2017

Malham Show

Malhamdale Local History Group

Mick Aston Archaeology Fund

North Craven Heritage Trust

Olicana Historical Society: May Pickles Fund

Robert Kiln Charity

CARD Fund 2017

Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust

Ann and Stuart Wilkinson of Siddal Geophysical Services for donating their services for the original geophysical surveys of the site

And to all the others who helped to make the excavations a success:

Cath and Mick Briggs of Priory Farm, Malham, for their constant and continuing support

Professor Richard K. Morris for his ever valuable advice, and help in getting the digs started

Miles Johnson and the Historic Environment Team at the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority

Stuart Gledhill and Stuart Wilkinson for their drone videos and photographs

Stuart Gledhill for his help with the web site

Steve Moorhouse for his valued work on the ceramics.

Anne Jenner, Ceramic Research, York Archaeological Trust

Professor Richard Morris, Stuart Gledhill and Alice Cummings for the use of their photographs

And all those who participated or helped with the dig, and to visitors who made the dig worthwhile.

For the surveys provided by:

Peter Smith of Subsite Surveys Ltd. of Doncaster:

and Steve Rafferty at Discovery Surveys Ltd.:

The Landscape Research Centre:

Siddal Geophysical Services: