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23 Mar 20

A stairwell?

We continued to explore trench two and think we might have uncovered the base of the night stair from the cloister walk. It was called a night stair as it would have led to up to the dormitory area.

Stairwell

22 Mar 20

A cloister walk

Lots of exciting news from trench two today where we may have uncovered the cloister walkway! Cloisters were enclosed walkways that often featured in buildings that housed religious orders.

Cloister

22 Mar 20

Kitchen clues?

Today trench two revealed a set of weighing scales from the 18th century and some tin glazed pottery, possibly Delphware.

Scales