H 290 x W 205 mm
56 illustrations (27 plates in colour)
Published Jan 2019
By Ian Meadows
Excavations at Wollaston Quarry, near Wellingborough, uncovered a single late 7th century grave, the Pioneer burial. The burial contained artefacts indicative of very high status, with the early to middle Saxon helmet being at the time only the fourth to have been recovered from a burial in England.
Chapter 1 Introduction; Chapter 2 Excavation; Chapter 3 Artefacts; Chapter 4 Human remains; Chapter 5 Discussion by Rob Atkins and Ian Meadows; Bibliography