Browsing Archives of Author »Rodrigo Pacheco-Ruiz«

Maritime lives in Iron Age Britain

January 4, 2016


Dowload the pdf here. Iron Age coastal communities in England have been poorly understood since the beginning of our discipline. This is mainly as result of the lack of evidence for everyday maritime activities and also the focus of research on explaining an agro-pastoral way of living. Evidence of fishing, boats, harbour structures and ports are […]

Scilly’s Iron Age: valuing the invisible

September 3, 2012


Figure 1. Map of the Isles of Scilly, underlying bathymetry data is derived from the GEBCO_08 Grid, version 20100927, Introduction This article seeks to assess the ways the Iron Age of the Isles of Scilly has been understood from previous and current archaeological studies. It stresses the problematic of the archaeological record being interpreted […]

Computer applications and quantitative methods in Archaeology 2012

March 14, 2012


CAA session of Thursday 29th of March, University of Southampton Loc(i) Motion: current technologies and computational methodologies for exploring human movement in the past and present Markers, visibility and the structuration of past landscapes. Analysing the role of megalithic monuments as waypoints during Iberian Late Prehistory. Patricia Murrieta-Flores Bronze age pathways? Past populations mobility in […]

2012 MIKE by DHI UK User Group Meeting

March 8, 2012


Tuesday 20th March 2012 The User Group Meeting will cover the follow topics: MIKE Marine Modelling including WQ & Wave Modelling, Urban Flood Routeing & Hazard Mapping, Water Resources including Channel and Reservoir Flood Modelling & Catchment Integration, and Ground Water Quality & Artificial Re-charge Modelling. The following presentations are confirmed: Urban Flood Flows (Grantley […]

Robert Van de Noort’s new book

May 22, 2011


VAN DE NOORT, R. (2011) North Sea Archaeologies: A Maritime Biography, 10,000 BC – AD 1500, Oxford University Press. This book is the result of more than a decade of research focused primarily on the development of the maritime cultures of the North Sea. Van de Noort’s immense experience in wetland archaeology and human/environment relationships […]

The 14th Iron Age Research Student Seminar (IARSS) schedule

May 15, 2011


Thursday, 26 May 2011 18.00: Evening reception at the Victoria Pub Friday, 27 May 2011 9.00-10.00 Registration 10.00-10.10: Welcome Session 1: Jody Joy (British Museum) 10.10-10.30: The Ornament of Beauty is Suspect: Women and Brooches in the Later Iron Age – Melissa Edgar 10.30-10.50: Beads, Torcs, and Brooches: Bodily Adornment in Iron Age Britain -Elizabeth […]