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The Fenwick Treasure – a hoard of Roman Gold buried during the Boudican Revolt and discovered in Colchester in 2014

Butley Priory The Clumps, Butley, Woodbridge, Suffolk

In 2014 the Colchester Archeological Trust undertook a major excavation at the Williams and Griffin, now Fenwick, department store on Colchester High Street. The Trust uncovered evidence of the Boudican Revolt, including the remains of a house, which had been destroyed by fire, and the remarkable Fenwick Treasure. The Treasure… Read More >

The Big Cats of Suffolk

Butley Priory The Clumps, Butley, Woodbridge, Suffolk

There have been reports of big cats seen in the wild in Suffolk since the 1970s. Witnesses describe seeing black leopards, pumas, lynxes and bobcats across the county. There were even a couple of big cat sightings around Orford in the early 2000s! In this talk, freelance journalist and author… Read More >

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A year’s Friends of Orford Museum Membership costs £20 a couple (£15 single membership) which includes unlimited entry to Orford castle for 2 adults and up to six children for the year and copies of the Museum’s bulletin The Orford Historian.