Monthly Archives: June 2011

Hospital Dig

I spent the afternoon photographing departmental students and local community volunteers digging in Castleton, Derbyshire. Castleton Historical Society and the University have spent the last four years searching for the remains of the medieval hospital that was founded on the … Continue reading

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Umberto Albarella life story

Umberto’s thoughts on his most significant find, the importance of communicating archaeology and the tool most important to him are now online in staff life stories.

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Referencing the Past

The first set of images from delving into the department’s reference collections are now online. These cover some of the plant and animal specimens.

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John Moreland

John Moreland’s staff life story page is now online.

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Referencing the Past

I spent the longest day deep in the storage facilities of the archaeology department on a day when thousands of people had spent a short night waiting for sunrise at hundreds of prehistoric sites across the country. Where they were … Continue reading

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Staff Life Stories

John Moreland, Head of Department I spent the whole day with four members of the department recording interviews and taking their portraits as part of the Life Stories element of the residency. The aim of this sub-project is to develop … Continue reading

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