Lockdown Archaeology- Students conduct cast object experiment from home using chocolate instead of bronze
Masters students have been using chocolate as a replacement for bronze in a practical clay mould casting experiment, which has been carried out in their own homes during lockdown.
Archaeology at Sheffield ranked 29th in the world
Archaeology at Sheffield is ranked Top 50 in the world at 29th in the 2020 QS World University Rankings
Black Death 'Plague Pit' discovered at 14th-century monastery hospital
A mass burial of bodies, known to be victims of the Black Death, has been discovered at the site of a 14th-century monastery hospital at Thornton Abbey, Lincolnshire.
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