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  • Marine Investigation

    This PPN has been developed to provide guidance related to marine investigations. This document draws on the content of PPN3: Archaeological Excavation, but is applicable to a wider range of marine investigations. It recognises conditions that can be particular to working in this environment and how these integrate within the MoRPHE framework.

    Series: Guidance

  • Aerial Reconnaissance

    This Project Planning Note is intended to cover the taking of oblique aerial photographs of the historic environment. It includes advice on planning and carrying out aerial reconnaissance projects and lists relevant sources of further information.

    Series: Guidance

  • Interpretation and mapping from aerial photographs and other aerial remote sensed data

    This PPN provides guidance on the planning and management of projects that involve the interpretation and mapping of archaeological landscapes using aerial photographs and other remote sensed data such as lidar (airborne laser scanning) derived images.

    Series: Guidance

  • The Assessment and Management of Marine Archaeology in Port and Harbour Development

    This document sets out advice for organisations or individuals involved in the planning and development of port and harbour facilities, particularly those involving marine environmental assessment.

    Series: Guidance

  • Ships and Boats: 1840 to 1950

    An introduction to ships and boats from 1840-1950.

    Series: Guidance

  • Ships and Boats: Prehistory to 1840

    An introductory guide to ships and boats which pre-date 1840.

    Series: Guidance

  • Animal Management

    An introductory guide to Animal Management.

    Series: Guidance

  • Battlefields

    A guide to outline the selection criteria used when designating battlefields.

    Series: Guidance

  • War Memorial Parks and Gardens

    This short guide provides an introduction to the memorial parks and gardens built as war memorials, principally after the First World War.

    Series: Guidance

  • Institutional Landscapes

    One of four designation selection guides setting out the selection criteria for the inclusion of institutional landscapes on the Register of Parks and Gardens.

    Series: Guidance

  • Landscapes of Remembrance

    One of four designation selection guides setting out the selection criteria for the inclusion of landscapes of remembrance to the Register of Parks and Gardens.

    Series: Guidance

  • Caring for Historic Graveyard and Cemetery Monuments

    Guidance and best practice for the assessment, planning and implementation of conservation work to monuments as well as legal frameworks and statutory duties.

    Series: Guidance

  • Paradise Preserved (2nd ed)

    2nd edition. An introduction to the historic and wildlife conservation management issues for cemeteries. It covers designations, plans, care of memorials, and includes an extensive reading list and useful contacts.

    Series: Guidance

  • Guidance for Best Practice for Treatment of Human Remains Excavated From Christian Burial Grounds in England

    Guideline on ethical, archaeological, scientific and legal considerations associated with excavation, study and archiving of human remains and associated artifacts and grave-markers from Christian burial sites in England. Published in collaboration with the Church of England.

    Series: Guidance

  • Science and the Dead

    This guideline aims to provide a framework to help curating organisations to respond to requests for destructive sampling of human remains in their care.

    Series: Guidance

  • Human Bones from Archaeological Sites

    A guideline for best practice for producing human osteological assessments and analytical reports. It is written primarily for practising osteologists taking part in archaeological fieldwork projects.

    Series: Guidance

  • Environmental Archaeology

    A Guide to the Theory and Practice of Methods, from Sampling and Recovery to Post-excavation (second edition)

    Series: Guidance

  • Animal Bones and Archaeology

    Guidance for dealing with archaeological animal bones and teeth, from project planning through to post-excavation.

    Series: Guidance

  • Geoarchaeology

    Geoarchaeology is the application of earth science to the understanding of the archaeological record. The guidelines aim to promote the understanding of different techniques used by geoarchaeologists and advise on how they can help in understanding strati.

    Series: Guidance

  • Investigative Conservation

    Guidelines on how the detailed examination of artefacts from archaeological sites can shed light on their manufacture and use.

    Series: Guidance

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