New film reveals challenges behind lifting and conserving a Roman mosaic

A new film produced by the University of Leicester showcases how archaeologists successfully lifted and conserved a Roman mosaic found in Leicester. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-FDnhKSt5I During the winter...

‘The Rise of the Machine’: the impact of digital tablet recording...

New in Internet Archaeology 47: This article considers the role of digital recording methods and visualisation tools in the primary recording of archaeology at...

Palaeolithic archaeology in Worcestershire : Internet Archaeology article

Worcestershire, like the majority of the West Midlands, is not considered a focal point for the study of Palaeolithic archaeological remains, with much of...

Wiltshire Project finds Roman Water Shrine

This was the fourth of five seasons of the Wiltshire Archaeology Field Group’s project at Mother Anthony’s Well near Devizes, led jointly by Phil...

SCHARP counts over 1000 coastal site surveys

The first chapter of SCHARP, generously funded and supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Historic Environment Scotland, the University of St Andrews and the...

Liz James: A Celebration of Archaeological Illustration

Wessex have announced the leaving of Liz James who retired on 21 December 2017 after over 34 years as an illustrator at the Salisbury...

East Anglia ONE offshore wind farm cable excavations

Excavations have led to the discovery of samples from the Bronze Age, the Iron Age, the Roman period, the Anglo-Saxon period, and even the...

Prehistoric elephants, Roman belts and medieval villages: ULAS 2017 review

As the year drew to an end, ULAS had time to reflect on a very busy 2017, and some of the discoveries made across...

Mystery of the rosary beads

These blue glass beads were discovered in one of the graves excavated at St Albans and, as reported by BBCNews, they pose quite a puzzle. The Canterbury...

The archaeology of the 1798 Vinegar Hill Battlefield

Rubicon Archaeology are currently working in partnership with Earthsound Archaeological Geophysics and Sligo Institute of Technology to finalise the Preliminary Report for the major...