LAARC VIP10: Volunteer Profile – JonJanuary 17, 2012 Archaeology in Action, LAARC VIP, Volunteer Profile, Volunteers
1) When did you join the volunteer programme and why?
Joined for VIP9 because I’m interested in archaeology and future museum work
2) What was your most memorable day whilst volunteering?
I particularly remember the leather workshop – great winklepickers
3) What was your favourite object you discovered whilst volunteering?
A horse leg bone. It was massive. Noone was nearly as impressed as I was.
5) Upper galleries of lower?
6) Favourite year in London’s history?
1381 – the peasant’s revolt
7) Favourite Londoner?
Dick Van Dyke in Mary Poppins
8) Mortimer Wheeler or Indiana Jones
Wheeler for the ‘tache
9) If you could dig anywhere in the world where would you excavate?
Marine Archaeology in the Mediterranean, I love diving