By Dot Boughton

Archaeology is set realizing humans some time past from what they've got left at the back of. gadgets tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and what they have been used for. There has usually been a view that there are not any archaeological unearths within the north-west. even if, in the course of the paintings of the moveable Antiquities Scheme and the show of present museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. by way of taking a look at gadgets chanced on in Cumbria, and recorded through the transportable Antiquities Scheme, we will detect and show the continuity of job inside of this county.

Cumbria has published the durability of its earlier via a number either useful and ornamental gadgets. gadgets have been made and traded from the Copper Age, in the course of the Bronze Age and into the Iron Age and Roman sessions; additional items express Early Medieval job and Post-Medieval artefacts demonstrate lengthy trips of spiritual pilgrimage and persecution. 50 reveals from Cumbria invitations us to examine the continuity of our prior utilizing exciting archaeological reveals to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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