Careau and Ely rediscovering heritage project


Principal Investigator: Dr David Wyatt (Cardiff University)
Co-investigators: Dr Jacqui Mulville, Mr Niall Sharples, Ms Stephanie Ward
Collaborators: Caerau Local History Project; National History Museum of Wales; Ely & Caerau Communities First; CADW; Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales (RCAHMW)
Duration: From 2012 to 2013

Archaeologists from Cardiff University have teamed up with Ely and Caerau Communities First, local residents and the local schools to start the Caerau And Ely Rediscovering (CAER) Heritage Project, based in West Cardiff. The aim of the project is to explore the history and archaeology of the Cardiff suburbs of Caerau and Ely from prehistory through to the modern day, helping to connect communities with their heritage and develop educational opportunities