Dig, The

John Preston's account of a major archaeological excavation at Sutton Hoo in 1939.

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WH0120080915John Preston's account of a major archaeological excavation at Sutton Hoo in 1939.Peggy and her husband interrupt their honeymoon as they are called to take part in Britain's most significant archaeological excavation.|Peggy Piggott....Anna Madeley|Stuart Piggott....Bertie Carvel|Rory Lomax....Alex Wyndham|Charles Phillips....Stephen Critchlow|Robert Pretty....Ryan Watson|Edith Pretty....Joan Walker|Basil Brown....Sam Dale|Reid Moir....Nyasha Hatendi|Will/Grately/Vuilamy....Dan Starkey|Directed by Jeremy Mortimer
WH02200809162/5.|Peggy has found gold.|Basil Brown explains how he first found traces of the Anglo-Saxon burial ship.|Peggy Piggott....Anna Madeley|Stuart Piggott....Bertie Carvel|Rory Lomax....Alex Wyndham|Charles Phillips....Stephen Critchlow|Robert Pretty....Ryan Watson|Edith Pretty....Joan Walker|Basil Brown....Sam Dale|Reid Moir....Nyasha Hatendi|Will/Grately/Vuilamy....Dan Starkey|Directed by Jeremy Mortimer
WH03200809173/5.|As Peggy's husband leaves the site to discuss finds with the British Museum, Rory Lomax arrives at Sutton Hoo and introduces her to the nightingale's song.|Peggy Piggott....Anna Madeley|Stuart Piggott....Bertie Carvel|Rory Lomax....Alex Wyndham|Charles Phillips....Stephen Critchlow|Robert Pretty....Ryan Watson|Edith Pretty....Joan Walker|Basil Brown....Sam Dale|Reid Moir....Nyasha Hatendi|Will/Grately/Vuilamy....Dan Starkey|Directed by Jeremy Mortimer
WH04200809184/5.|As the public are invited to see the excavations, a row erupts over where the treasure is to be kept.|Peggy Piggott....Anna Madeley|Stuart Piggott....Bertie Carvel|Rory Lomax....Alex Wyndham|Charles Phillips....Stephen Critchlow|Robert Pretty....Ryan Watson|Edith Pretty....Joan Walker|Basil Brown....Sam Dale|Reid Moir....Nyasha Hatendi|Will/Grately/Vuilamy....Dan Starkey|Directed by Jeremy Mortimer
WH05200809195/5.|As war is declared, work stops on the dig.|A major chapter in Peggy's life comes to an end.|Peggy Piggott....Anna Madeley|Stuart Piggott....Bertie Carvel|Rory Lomax....Alex Wyndham|Charles Phillips....Stephen Critchlow|Robert Pretty....Ryan Watson|Edith Pretty....Joan Walker|Basil Brown....Sam Dale|Reid Moir....Nyasha Hatendi|Will/Grately/Vuilamy....Dan Starkey|Directed by Jeremy Mortimer