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IRON AGE, ROMAN & EARLY MEDIEVAL HERITAGES

Exploring how Iron Age, Roman and Early Medieval pasts of England, Scotland and Wales are called upon today by different stakeholders, and situating this understanding in an international context.

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On tartan trousers and the origins of golf

What do a Chinese mummy, a Roman silver hoard, the game of golf, punk culture, and Queen Boudica have in common? Today, the brightly coloured patterns of tartan weaves are a fundamental element of the national, ‘Celtic’ identity of Scotland and, to a lesser extent, of Ireland…

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HELP US CREATE HIGH QUALITY RESEARCH DATA
ABOUT OUR HUMAN PAST & ITS CONTEMPORARY HERITAGE.

You can join the project team and help us analyse web data of different kind, ranging from videos to newspaper articles. Have a go on the MicroPasts crowdsourcing website and tell us what you think about the project on the forum.

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