The scan and dig began on Monday 15 July and ends on Saturday 27 July 2019 in the grounds of The Lakes School, Troutbeck Bridge, Windermere, LA23 1HW. The following were the directions to the site.

Google map link to location

There is limited parking but a public car park attached to a leisure centre is adjacent to the school. The charges are as follows: Up to 1 hour – £2.00 Up to 2 hours – £3.00 Up to 4 hours – £5.00 Up to 8 hours – £8.00

(No return within 2 hours. Parking tariffs apply 24 hours a day, 7 days a week). Please see photograph below for further details.

The following Stagecoach buses (with links to each timetable) travel between Windermere and Ambleside and will stop at Troutbeck Bridge, next to the school.

Stagecoach Bus 505 – Link to timetable

Stagecoach Bus 555 – Link to timetable

Stagecoach Bus 599 –Link to timetable

Trains run directly from London Euston to Oxenholme the Lake District, or from Glasgow/Edinburgh. Please check the timetables as there may be disruption on the West Coast Line during this time.

There is a local train service from Oxenholme the Lake District to Windermere and a bus stop for buses to the school is next to this station.

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