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  • Radiocarbon Dates

    This volume holds a datelist of 476 radiocarbon determinations carried out between 2002 and 2004 in support of research funded by English Heritage through the Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Radiocarbon Dates

    This volume holds a datelist of 647 radiocarbon determinations carried out between 2004 and 2007 in support of research funded by English Heritage through the Aggregates Levy Sustainability Fund.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Radiocarbon Dates

    A detailed catalogue of the radiocarbon dates funded by English Heritage between 1993 and 1998

    Series: Archaeology

  • Birdoswald: Excavations of a Roman fort on Hadrian’s Wall and its successor settlements, 1987-1992

    Birdoswald was the eleventh fort from the east end of Hadrian’s Wall. Here, the author integrates the archaeological, historical and scientific evidence contributed by numerous experts to reconstruct the life of the Roman fort and its later uses.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Dangerous Energy: The archaeology of gunpowder and military explosives manufacture

    This book comprises a national study of the explosives industry and provides a framework for identification of its industrial archaeology and social history. It ranges from gunpowder manufacture in the late Middle Ages through to 20th-century explosives.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Housesteads Roman Fort - The Grandest Station

    Extensive excavations were carried out between 1974 and 1981 by Newcastle University. This book combines these results with those of work done between 1959 and 1961 by Durham University to give a complete plan of the north-east part of the fort.

    Series: Archaeology

  • The Dover Bronze Age Boat

    Tells the dramatic story of the discovery in 1992 of the perfectly preserved remains of a large prehistoric, sewn plank boat in Dover, a unique find of a boat capable of cross-channel sailing.It includes carefully researched reconstruction drawings.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Hillforts: Prehistoric strongholds of Northumberland National Park

    A detailed archaeological landscape survey which investigates the purpose, design and function of Iron Age hillforts in Northumberland National Park.

    Series: Archaeology

  • The Rows of Chester: The Chester Rows research project

    This book contains almost 10 years of historical and archaeological research on the Rows of Chester, the most extensive surviving example in Europe of a medieval two-tier complex of shops.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Science in Archaeology: An agenda for the future

    Helps set an agenda for the future of scientific applications in archaeology. Identifies, as well as refines, existing scientific techniques that have the potential to answer important questions about reconstructing the past in the short to medium term.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Ships of the Port of London: First to eleventh centuries AD

    Using evidence from the vessels, from the waterfronts, and from trade goods the author reconstructs the design and use of these ancient ships used in the port of London from the 1st to 11th century AD.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Ships of the Port of London: Twelfth to seventeenth centuries AD

    This report if the first full study of the remains of the 12th to 17th century ships and boats from the Port of London. The author reconstructs the design, construction and use of these early vessels.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Yeavering: An Anglo-British centre of early Northumbria

    First published in 1977, this classic excavation report set new standards in reporting archaeological finds. It describes the excavation of an early medieval site near Wooler in Northumberland, identified as Ad Gefrin by the Venerable Bede.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Hadrian’s Wall: Archaeological research by English Heritage 1976-2000

    From 1976 to 2000 English Heritage archaeologists undertook excavation and research on Hadrian’s Wall. This book reports on these findings and includes the first publication, of the James Irwin Coates archive of drawings of Hadrian’s Wall made in 1877–96.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Hambledon Hill, Dorset, England

    Excavation and survey of a neolithic monument complex and its surrounding landscape. This two volume study resulted from the excavation and survey directed by Roger Mercer between 1974 and 1986, which demonstrated that Hambledon was the site of an exceptionally large and diverse complex of earlier Neolithic earthworks.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Neanderthals Among Mammoths

    The discovery in 2002 of mammoth bones and stone tools at Lynford Quarry in Norfolk gives a rare opportunity to study the socioecology of Neanderthals and the relationship between their social structure and the distribution of resources in the landscape.

    Series: Archaeology

  • Britain’s Oldest Art: The Ice Age cave art of Creswell Crags

    This is the story of the discovery, in 2003, of Britain’s first Ice Age cave art at Creswell Crags. It includes a definitive list, photographs, drawings and description of the motifs and sets the discovery in its archaeological and geological context.

    Series: Archaeology

  • The Neolithic Flint Mines of England

    Using a combination of field survey, aerial photography and archival research, this volume looks at the sites of Neolithic flint mines along the South Downs and in the Breckland of England.

    Series: Archaeology

  • The Wessex Hillforts Project

    An archaeological survey of the Iron Age prehistoric earthwork forts that crown many hills in Southern England. The survey distinguishes several classes of hillfort, and reveals the great variation in complexity among sites.

    Series: Archaeology

  • The Field Archaeology of Exmoor

    The result of original survey work on Exmoor, which sought out evidence from prehistoric stone settings and burial mounds to medieval castles, lost settlements and 19th century industrial remains.

    Series: Archaeology

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