About the Author:
Katie Hinds graduated from Liverpool University in 1999 with an MA in Classical Archaeology. She began volunteering in her local museum in Winchester, where a new pilot project had just begun - the Portable Antiquities Scheme. From here Katie went on to work as Finds Liaison Officer in Norfolk and Wiltshire, before returning to Hampshire in 2012. Katie has an interest in Bronze Age metalwork and is a committee member of the Hampshire Field Club Archaeology Group and the Finds Research Group.