New Gallery Opens At Dorset County Museum

March 1984
Archaeology;Mar/Apr84, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p82
Explains that archaeological finds from Maiden Castle are on display at County Museum in Dorchester, England. Earthwork left by prehistoric people; Neolithic henges at Mount Pleasant in West Stafford; Iron Age and Roman farming settlement at6 Gussage All Saints; Excavated before World War II by Sir Mortimer Wheeler.


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