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Oxford Archaeological Guide: Scotland

Scotland has a wealth of archaeological sites to explore and Anna and Graham Ritchie offered their selection in their Scotland (1998), one of the Oxford Archaeological Guides. 163 more words

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Walbrook, London

The excavations by William F. Grimes at the Walbrook in London captured the public imagination. The building that caught the imagination was the temple of Mithras and the Guildhall Museum published a guide to the F… 151 more words

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My earliest guide to Silchester is the Short Guide to the Silchester Collection published by the Reading Public Museum and Art Gallery (7th edition; 1927) . 207 more words

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Skara Brae

The Edinburgh Castle blog has reflected on the evolution of the guidebooks to the castle and it made me realise that there is little here so far on guidebooks from Scotland. 198 more words

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Guides for Chedworth Roman Villa

Chedworth Roman Villa was acquired for the National Trust in 1924. The site is located in the Cotswolds.

Sir Ian A. Richmond prepared a 15 page guide in 1966. 361 more words

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A Handook to Roman London

A visit to the Museum of London prompted me to check my shelves for guides on Roman London. My Guildhall Museum handbook was written by Ralph Merrifield in 1973. 73 more words

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