Follow the story of the Excavation at The Old Vicarage, Mellor:

As 10,000 years of  History are uncovered and pieced together on the Mellor Hilltop and the surrounding area

Follow the Archaeology Period by Period from the Mesolithic through to the Post Medieval periods

Read about the Features we have uncovered

Take a look at our Main Finds

Read through from Year to Year in the Highlights of each Season

or in more depth in the full University of Manchester Academic Reports

We also have some further articles which might be of interest including:

Other Excavations in the Project Area: In particular Shaw Cairn and Mellor Mill

And Other pages which might be of interest:
Geophysics at Mellor
Fieldwalking and Landscape Surveys
Where the Finds are kept
Geology of the Mellor Area
Archaeology in Antiquity in the area
Excavation of the Well in the Old Vicarage Garden
Natural History of the Area

And find out how the Archaeology links up with the History of Mellor