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Our Latest Events
July 13th 2016
New Publication Coming Soon!
We are currently working on a book for you: Torpel Manor: The Biography of a Landscape. Watch this space!
July 23rd, 2016
Public Viewing, Torpel Manor Field Interpretation Centre
We have events for you in July, as part of the Festival of Archaeology. For more details, see here: http://www.archaeologyfestival.org.uk/events/2592
Welcome to Torpel!
This is the public website for the Torpel Manor Archaeological Research Project. The project is an exploration of an enigmatic medieval fortification in Helpston (Cambs), the home of John Clare.
The project is a collaborative venture between the Langdyke Countryside Trust, the Helpston Archaeology Group, and the Department of Archaeology, University of York (supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund).
Here you'll be able to find out about forthcoming events and recent activities, and look into the online archive of information that lies behind our publications.