Archive for archaeology

UK Archaeologists Protest Rule Forcing Reburial of Human Remains

Posted in Legal issues, research with tags , on 4 February 2011 by Steve

“United Kingdom archaeologists are protesting a recent change in the licensing of excavations that requires the reburial of any human remains found in England or Wales …” (more)

[John Travis, Science Insider, 4 February]

Researchers Uncover 17th Century Foyle Fort

Posted in research with tags , on 28 December 2010 by Steve

“University of Ulster researchers have discovered the Remains of a 410-year-old fort on the banks of the River Foyle. The bastion fortification was built by Sir Henry Docwra in 1600 at Dunnalong, near Strabane …” (more)

[University of Ulster, 28 December]