Turning Back the Tides: investigating Orkney’s submerged landscape


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An exciting project indeed. Archaeology Orkney Bay of Ireland, Stenness, looking out towards the island of Hoy Fieldwork is taking place over the summer 2017 on an exciting project investigating the submerged landscape of Orkney; land now under water, covered … Continue reading

Ryedale Folk Museum | Archaeology returns


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One of my favourite museums in the north of England is the Ryedale Folk Museum in the beautiful village of Hutton-le-Hole on the southern flanks of the North York Moors. It actually sits at the boundary of the high moors—a … Continue reading

Final day at Low Hauxley | Rescued from the Mesolithic sea


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Dear microburins, I thought you might like to see the final pictures from Low Hauxley, Northumberland. The dig was a blast—an incredible, amusing and dedicated crew of volunteers, countless visitors and a community interest that reverberated around the Warkworth, Amble … Continue reading