ArchaeoLandscapes project

The target of the ArchaeoLandscapes project is to address existing imbalances in the use of modern surveying and remote sensing techniques and to create...

The search begins for archaeological evidence of the Battle of Lewes

A major archaeological search began on Tuesday to find evidence from the Battle of Lewes. The dig got under way in driving rain at Landport...
Mesolithic hut: Hans Splinter (Flickr, used under a CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)

Constructing the life of the mesolithic

Have you ever tried digging a hole with a stick? Or chopping down a tree with a stone axe? How about living on porridge...

Online Exhibition: Digital Dwelling at Skara Brae

Digital Dwelling at Skara Brae is a collaborative project bringing together three visualisation specialists, each with very diverse methods and mediums of working. The...

Interview with Ceramic specialist Paul Blinkhorn

Paul Blinkhorn has been developing his expertise in Anglo-Saxon & Medieval pottery since 1983. After completing his Archaeology degree at Bradford, he spent two...

Six Saxon skeletons from Amesbury

Six Saxon skeletons dating back over a thousand years and Bronze Age round barrows have been discovered in Amesbury. Mansell is building 14 affordable homes...
Post at Vauxhall and Michael recording wood. Image: Wessex Archaeology

London’s Oldest Prehistoric Structure?

The timbers include one which may belong to London’s oldest prehistoric structure – a group of timbers on the foreshore outside the MI6 building...
Golden Frog says, come on kids, lets act irresponsibly

Cadbury Treasure Hunt Fiasco

Have Cadbury chocolatiers learned nothing from their disastrous 1985 ‘Creme Egg Scandal’ that saw members of the public digging and trespassing on private land...

Rural Settlement of Roman Britain: an online resource

The project arose from pilot projects undertaken by Cotswold Archaeology1 and funded by English Heritage and it began in 2012. It is funded by...

Bronze Age elites used burial monuments to stake claims on the...

MOLA have published a new book revealing how local populations may have used burial monuments to stake their claim on the...