A timelapse film of the Aldborough Roman Town Project excavations in March 2018.
To find out more about the project, visit https://aldboroughromantown.wordpress.com/
Thursday 19 April 2018
If you're a Romanist, you'll know about TRAC - the Theoretical Roman Archaeology Conference. It's the archaeology that's theoretical, not the conference ... anyway, the first TRAC conference was held to widen the range of...
Friday 13 April 2018
Part of the Roman army's personnel were surveyors, who produced the maps we still know and use when we work out what Roman Britain looked like.
In this website Michael Ferrar provides exhaustive detail of how they did it, did it...
English Heritage's controversial scheme to build into the motte at Clifford's Tower is again under challenge. Campaigners including the York-based Council for British Archaeology argue that the planning permission granted in the face of huge opposition by York City Council must be overturned. A freedom of information request revealed that substantial elements of the plan were withheld during the planning process. A crowd-funded case goes to the appeal court in July.
There's a full report in today's Guardian (27 April)
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