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Journey to the past

PUBLISHED: 09:00 23 October 2010

The Olympic Park site was once the industrial heartland of East London

The Olympic Park site was once the industrial heartland of East London

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Workshops look at archaeological evidence of Stratford’s industrial heritage found during excavation of the Olympic Park.

A RARE chance to learn about the industrial heritage of the Olympic Park is on offer to Newham residents.

Two sets of free workshops will be led by archaeologists at Stratford Central Library to examine the evidence of industrial history found during excavation work on the Olympic Park.

Two training sessions run on Wednesday, October 27 from 10.30am to 4pm and from 6pm to 9pm with a further two review workshops taking place on Wednesday, November 17 from 1pm to 4.30pm and 5.30pm to 8.30pm.

To book a place, contact info@wessexarch.co.uk or telephone Margaret Bunyard on 01722 326867.


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