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Samuilova fortress

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

The Samuilova fortress is the name of a medieval fortification, situated between the mountains Belasitza and Ograzhden in Kluchova klisura. It is located 1.16 km west in a straight line from the village Strumeshnitsa and 3.78 km north-east in a straight line from the center of Kluch, on hi...

Kaliakra

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

Interior fortification line: The Medieval fortification is about 10 m north from the Late antiquity fortification, at his place was situated dwelling. This fortification line is not like the others – the citadel included the rock crown from southwest and northeast. The fortification consis...

Thracian and Ancient town Kabyle

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

Regular archaeological excavations shows that the first settlement here appeared near the Thracian sanctuary of Kybela-Artemis at the end of the 2nd millennium BC. In the beginning of the 3rd century BC, during the reign of Spartok and Scostoc, Kabyle was the capital of Thracian kingdom. I...

Nicopolis ad Nestum

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

Nicopolis ad Nestum is a Roman city situated in Southwest Bulgaria. Its remains are in the southwestern part of the village of Gurmen, in the Marchov chiflik and Hisarluka locality, 7 km east from the town of Gotse Delchev. The city was founded in 106 by Emperor Trajan (98 – 117). In the...

Teke Karaach monastery

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

It was discovered in the beginning of 20th century by Karel Škorpil. The excavations started in 1995. The monastery is dated back in end of 9th century and it had been used until 18th century. The monastery is situated on an area of almost 10 acres. The ensemble is built on a flat terrace...

Tsarevets

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

няма The Tsarevets fortress is situated in the eastern part of the town of Veliko Tarnovo. It rises on the eponymous hill, which till 1879 was named Hisar and on it there was a Turkish hamlet. Tsarevets is an inseparable part of a powerful fortification system of the old Turnovgrad. The lo...

Krakra fortress

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

The medieval fortress on the Krakra hill is situated in the southwestern part of the city of Pernik, on a rocky plateau on the right bank of the Struma River. In the 4th century BC a strong fortress was built, covering an area of 35 decares. The wall followed the terrain features and did n...

Kokalyane monastery St. Archangel Michael

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

The monastery was built in the 11th century during the reign of Tzar Samuil. The complex includes the “St. Archngel Michael” church, two two-storey monastery buildings, a monastery kitchen, a bell tower and farm buildings. The Urvich Collection composed in the 16th century has been found i...

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...