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Dearne Valley Archaeology Day 2016 | Pioneers, Hangers-on and Newcomers

◊ Microburin is delighted to have a poster accepted for Elmet Archaeological Services popular archaeology day, Sat 28 May at Dearne Valley College, South Yorkshire – with a keynote address by Carenza Lewis! 173 more words

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The Early Lateness of Being | Mesolithic pit house at Ronaldsway Isle of Man

◊ Dear Microburins,

The folks at Oxford Archaeology North have just offered us a hint of a spectacular Mesolithic find at Ronaldsway airport, Isle of Man, excavated in 2009—and during night shifts due to this being an airport. 181 more words

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An A-Z Journey Around Britain

51 York


A flood in New Orleans checked the triumphalism of neo-conservatism in the United States, and if the Tories have any sense they should be worried about the pictures of glorious York reduced by floodwaters. 668 more words

Submerged Prehistory and Palaeolandscapes of the British Isles | Free Paper until Jan 2016

Excellent open access paper (and bibliography) free to download until 30 January 2016

Bicket, A. and Tizzard, L. (2015) A Review of the Submerged Prehistory and Palaeolandscapes of the British Isles. 234 more words

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Archaeology Podcasts | Gathering Night with Schools Prehistory | Mesolithic Archaeology

…and not just for kids!

Kim Biddulph, Director of Schools Prehistory, has launched a series of podcasts where she invites archaeologists and experts in teaching prehistory to review books about Britain BC. 275 more words

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The last ever digs at Star Carr?

Summer 2015 saw a final  excavations season at the Mesolithic site of Star Carr near Seamer, Scarborough as the University of York’s five year long Postglacial research project, funded by the European Research Council, draws to a close. 709 more words