Current search

Filters

Total results: 1,465

Rock complex Gluhite Kamani

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The rock complex Gluhite Kamani is situated within the territory of the villages of Malko Gradishte, municipality of Lyubimets and the village of Efrem, municipality of Madzharovo. The site is located on a hillside descending to the east of St. Marina Peak (708.6 m). The ridge is crowned w...

Castra Martis

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The remains of the Late Antique fortress of Castra Martis” (Castra Martis means the Fortresses of Mars) are situated in the center of the town of Kula. The fortress is situated on the steep southern slope above the gorge of the Voynishka River. The site was mentioned in 337 when the troop...

Gradishte fortress, Gabrovo

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: National Institute of Archaeology with Museum, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

The Gradishte fortress is situated 2,5 km northeast in a straight line from the centre of Gabrovo. It is built at the western end of a rocky ridge and covers an area of 30 decares. To the west and north the slopes are vertical, while to the south the slope is very steep. The easiest access...

Meols: The Archaeology of the North Wirral Coast

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The aim of the project was to catalogue all the finds known to have been recovered from the North Wirral shore in the Meols area, to interpret these in the light of modern scholarship and to publish the results. The majority of the finds were recovered during the 19th century from the erod...

York Archaeological Trust Fascicules

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Reports on the work of the York Archaeological Trust for Excavation and Research undertaken from 1973 onwards are published as separate parts or fascicules making up a series of nineteen volumes entitled The Archaeology of York, covering all aspects from historical research and excavation...

Little Hall Farm

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Two spindle whorls found on Little Hall Farm were added to the occupiers collection in 1907 <1a>

No title

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Roman finds from Houghton include a large sandstone hone, a hexagonal glass bottle (broken), a spindle whorl of gritty substance, and a bone spindle whorl.

The Virtual Amarna Project

Type: Fieldwork archives Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The pieces in the Virtual Amarna Museum come from the site of Tell el-Amarna in Egypt, the city built around 1350 BC by Pharaoh Akhenaten, as a place where he could centre his austere view of the cult of the sun, the Aten. The pieces illustrate not Akhenatens own concerns, but the spiritua...

No title

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

An Anglo-Saxon urn cemetery, situated on high ground 1/2 mile NE of Sancton Church on Grange Farm, was first noticed when digging for marl some years earlier. Excavations were carried out by Canon Greenwell, Rolleston, and others more recently. The urns varied in depth from 9 to 20 inches;...

No title

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

A Romano British village dating from the 1st to the 4th century AD with hut floors and pits and finds of pottery and spindle whorls. Iron Age pottery was found as well as flints and human remains of uncertain date.