|The Portesham Hell Stone|
- Chris Tripp has a degree in archaeology from the Institute of Archaeology, University College London and an MA in Managing Archaeological Sites and Public Archaeology. He worked as a field archaeologist at a small museum in East London and then at The Museum of London Archaeology Service working on sites across the capital. He was elected to the Institute for Field Archaeologists in 2001. It was while working for MoLAS that he specialised in community projects as a presenter on The Dig project in 2001, as a consultant for the Time Team’s The Big Dig in 2003 and as a freelance Community Archaeologist with his own Xcavate!, a simulated excavation project for children. Chris has also developed and taught Adult Education classes in London and Essex since 1997.