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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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Roundhouse round up

The last few months have been a whirlwind of roundhouses for the ethnographic strand of the project, so here is a brief update on activities from Central Scotland to the South of England. My first trip into the Iron Age, last September, took me to the shore of Loch...

Three little words…

It may be Valentine’s Day but the three little words I’ve been looking for don’t have a great deal to do with hearts and flowers…I’ve been trying out a low-tech, low-cost, water-proof, non-invasive – and fun – technique for gauging the messages carried away by people...

Digital Methods for Heritage Research

Happy New Year! With the team back from the holidays we are ready for another exciting year of exploring ancient identities. To celebrate the beginning of 2018, let’s review some interesting developments that took place on the digital side of the project at the end of last year.

Working Together

MicroPasts:
Crowdsourcing

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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