Pictured above is clay and sand of the Nacatoch Formation of southern Arkansas. The clay beds, which stand slightly in relief, have been churned, and the sand has numerous cylindrical structures of various sizes. 112 more words
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Camels often sit down mighty painfully. Perhaps their joints creak. Perhaps early oiling might prevent permanently hazardous aging. Or perhaps these sentences are just simple mnemonics and we are trying to remember the names of the geological periods. 878 more words
What is Battlefield Archaeology?
Battlefield archaeology is the study of areas where battles have taken place. This can be in a city, town, along a river, near the coast or in open areas and fields. 959 more words
What is The Post-Medieval Period?
The post-Medieval period is the time that follows the Medieval period. the exact date though is difficult to determine as it has been given different dates by different people and areas interpreting it. 762 more words
What is The English Heritage Archive, UK?
The English Heritage Archive is a collection of archaeological records which are available to the public. They are physically held at Swindon, in the county of Wiltshire. 795 more words