In this first ever episode of Time Team, Tony and the team travel to Athelney in Somerset to investigate a series of hills (once islands in a bog) that became Alfred The Great last ... See full summary »

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Mick Aston ...
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Geraldine Barber ...
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Carenza Lewis ...
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Phil Harding ...
Himself
Robin Bush ...
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Victor Ambrus ...
Himself
John Gater ...
Himself - Geophysics
Chris Gaffney ...
Himself - Geophysics (as Dr Chris Gaffney)
Sue Ovenden ...
Herself - Geophysics (as Dr. Susan Ovenden)
Claire Stephens ...
Herself - Geophysics
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Bob Croft ...
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Gerry McDonnell ...
Himself - Archaeological Scientist
Fred Morgan ...
Himself - Land Owner
Tim Morgan ...
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In this first ever episode of Time Team, Tony and the team travel to Athelney in Somerset to investigate a series of hills (once islands in a bog) that became Alfred The Great last defensive positions after a series of losses to invading Viking forces. It is also the place Alfred began the great rally that saw him re-conquer most Wessex and laid the foundations of the nation that was to become England Written by Chapman_glen@yahoo.com

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16 January 1994 (UK)  »

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The show begins by including a letter written to Time Team. However, being the first episode ever, "Time Team" didn't even exist when the letter was supposedly written. See more »

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