Whilst working at Ham Hill in Somerset it would be a crime not to visit any of the other archaeology in the area so today I went on a brief visit with some of the students to South Cadbury.
A cool site, very dramatic, as hillforts tend to be, and relativly easy to see and understand. Its just pasture on top with some wooded areas on a limited area of the ramparts, making for good preservation and easy access.
It is a shame that there is limited interpretation on site, with just one small scratched panel in the car park. The local pub however have made us of this and have a small but good display all along one wall! Heritage can bring in business!