Acknowledgements

Acknowledgements for Project Eliseg Season 1: 2010

We would like to thank the Davies family of Abbey Farm for permission to excavate, Paul and Rita Coleman for the use of their outbuildings, the staff of Llangollen Museum and the Abbey Grange Hotel.Thanks are due to Sam Colclough who supervised the 2010 excavations and to all of our students and volunteers for their invaluable help.

We would also like to thank the staff of Cadw and Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust for their encouragement and advice. Post excavation has been carried out with the assistance of John Gould.

Thanks to Suzanne Evans for helping to organise the 2010 open day and to the various individuals and organisations who helped on the day, including Cadw, Denbighshire County Council, Dr Aaron Watson and Cwmwd Ial.

The following people participated in the 2010 excavations: Robert Blackburn, Michael Castle, Sam Colclough, Thomas Colgrave, Nancy Edwards, Dai Morgan Evans, Stuart McCunnell, Jonathen Coley, Philip Cox, Lewis Ernest, Suzanne Evans, Karen Gavin, Alison Gilroy, Lauretta Holroyde, Cerys Hudson, Mike Jones, Alex Kirkland, Joanne Kirton, Jessica Murray, Ruth Nugent, Dean Paton, Hannah, Pighills, Rosemary Roberts, Gary Robinson, Katy Robinson, Martin Rudkvist, Lynsey Toase, Bev Topping, Howard Williams, Jo Williamson and Phillip Windslow.

Acknowledgements for Project Eliseg Season 2: 2011

Thanks once again to the Davies family of Abbey Farm for permission to excavate, Paul and Rita Coleman for the use of their outbuildings, the staff of Llangollen Museum, especially Suzanne Evans, and the Abbey Grange Hotel.

Thanks are also due to Joseph Tong for serving as media supervisor for the 2011 field season and Dr Aaron Watson for his work on the artist’s impression of the Pillar during the 2010 and 2011 field seasons.

Many thanks to Astrid Caseldine, University of Wales Trinity St Davids and to Dr Jana Horák and Heather Jackson, Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales for their expertise and to the staff of Cadw for their encouragement and advice. We are also grateful to all of our students and volunteers for their invaluable help. Post excavation has been carried out with the assistance of Rosemary Roberts.

The following people participated in the 2011 excavations: Andria Condae, Anna Davenport, Nancy Edwards, Lewis Ernest, Suzanne Evans, Adam Flynn, Dilwyn Griffith, Mike Hicks, Phillipa Jones, Joanne Kirton, Jessica Murray, Hannah Pighills, Rosemary Roberts, Gary Robinson, Katy Robinson, Lynsey Toase, Joseph Tong and Howard Williams.

Acknowledgements for Project Eliseg Season 3: 2012

First and foremost we would like to thank the Davies family of Abbey Farm for permission to excavate, Paul and Rita Coleman for the use of their outbuildings, the staff of Llangollen Museum, especially Suzanne Evans, and the Abbey Grange Hotel.

IMG_0305We are also grateful to all of our students and volunteers for their invaluable help. Post excavation has been carried out with the assistance of Rosemary Roberts and Neil McGuiness.

This excavation could not have taken place without the generous grants of several organisations. We would therefore like to thank the Society of Antiquaries of London, the Prehistoric Society, the Cambrian Archaeological Association, the Aberystwyth and Bangor Universities’ Institute of Medieval and Early Modern Studies and the University of Chester. We are also grateful for the continuing support of Cadw and the advice of the regional inspector, Will Davies.

IMG_0513The following students and volunteers participated in the 2012 excavations: Peter Alexander, Richard Beckett, Fabian Danielsson, Suzanne Evans, Adam Flynn, Karen Gavin, Mike Hicks, Phillipa Jones, Joanne Kirton, Mike Lynes, Chris Matthews, Neil McGuiness, Rachel Nicholson, Ruth Nugent, Rosemary Roberts, Stephen Roberts, Gary Robinson, Diane Sanchez and Joseph Tong.

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