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2010 British Archaeology Award winners - BAJR - 20th July 2010

2010 Award winners

Best Archaeological Project: The Tarbat Discovery Programme - web link
Highly Commended:
Archaeology of Inchmarnock Research Project - web link
Mellor Heritage Project 2007-9 - web link

Best Community Archaeology Project: Fin Cop - Solving a Derbyshire Mystery - web link
Highly Commended:
'Discover the Lost Bishop's Palace' - Wisbech Castle Community Archaeology Project - web link
Mellor Heritage Project 2007-9 - web link

Best Archaeological Book: Europe's Lost World: the re-discovery of Doggerland by Vince Gaffney, Simon Fitch & David Smith, published by the Council for British Archaeology - web link
Highly Commended:
Britain's Oldest Art: The Ice Age Cave Art of Creswell Crags by Paul Bahn & Paul Pettitt, published by English Heritage - web link
The Rose and The Globe, playhouses of Shakespeare's Bankside, Southwark: Excavations 1988-1991 by Julian Bowsher & Pat Miller, published by Museum of London Archaeology - web link

Best Representation of Archaeology in the Media: The Thames Discovery Programme web site ( - web link
Highly Commended:
Tinderbox Productions for BBC Radio 4: In Pursuit of Treasure & The Voices Who Dug Up The Past - web link 1, web link 2
Time Team Series 16, Episode 5: Blood, Sweat & Beers - Risehill, North Yorks - web link

Best Archaeological Innovation: Lindow Man: a Bog Body Mystery Exhibition at the Manchester Museum (April 2008-April 2009) - web link
Highly Commended:
Integrated Archaeological Database (IADB:
The Portable Antiquities Scheme web site (

Best Archaeological Discovery: The Staffordshire Hoard - web link
Highly Commended:
Late Bronze Age Copper and Tin Ingots from Moor Sand - web link
Links of Noltland excavations - discovery of Orkney Venus figurine - web link


2010 British Archaeology Award winners - BAJR - 20th July 2010

First off... can I congratulate the Thames Discovery Pprogramme and all involved in it. and bad luck to the Links of Notland... though they are celebrating themselves for othe matters..