Archaeology News

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  • Sue, Jane, Beth and Holly

    Sinop Kale Excavations 2016

    In the summer of 2016, Jane Rempel and Sue Sherratt continued their collaboration in the Sinop Kale Excavations, an exciting new archaeological project in the heart of the ancient city of Sinope on the north coast of Turkey.

  • Sheffield Archaeology Research! 2015-16 recap

    This summer we’re taking the opportunity to look back at the past year and reflect on what we’ve achieved. This week, a look at Sheffield Archaeology research from the past year.

  • Glass

    The Alberese Archaeological Project 2016 Field School

    For four weeks, an archaeological team directed by Dr Alessandro Sebastiani (Honorary Research Fellow) has carried out the third archaeological season at the Roman site of Umbro Flumen (South Tuscany, Italy).

  • Category Winner: Otis Gilbert

    Archaeology Student Photo Competition 2016: What Archaeology Means to Me

    We’ve shown you the winners of our student photo competition but there were so many excellent entries that, over the summer, we’d like to show you the top entries in each of the five categories.

  • Sheffield Archaeology Undergraduate Student Successes! 2015-16 recap

    This summer we’re taking the opportunity to look back at the past year and reflect on what we’ve achieved. This week, a look at some of the fantastic things our undergraduate students get up to.

  • Rothwell charnel chapel

    Radiocarbon dates reveal long history of use at Rothwell Charnel Chapel

    Five new radiocarbon dates from the human bones housed in Rothwell Charnel Chapel have begun to reveal a long and complex history of use for the site, which spans the 13th-19th centuries. This new evidence was first presented to local people at the Rothwell Charnel Chapel Project’s annual Open Day on Saturday 6th August and has been reported by BBC news and radio.

  • Life as an archaeology student

    Archaeology Student Photo Competition 2016: Life as an Archaeology Student

    We’ve shown you the winners of our student photo competition but there were so many excellent entries that, over the summer, we’d like to show you the top entries in each of the five categories.

    This time, the category is ‘Life as an Archaeology Student’

  • NSS results

    National Student Survey 2016 results

    National Student Survey 2016 – another resounding success for Sheffield Archaeology

  • Sheffield Archaeology Postgraduate Student Successes! 2015-16 recap

    This summer we’re taking the opportunity to look back at the past year and reflect on what we’ve achieved. This week, a look at some of the fantastic things our postgraduate students get up to.

  • Skull excavation

    Archaeology Student Photo Competition 2016: Archaeological Excavations

    We’ve shown you the winners of our student photo competition but there were so many excellent entries that, over the summer, we’d like to show you the top entries in each of the five categories.

    This time, the category is ‘Archaeological Excavations’.

  • Sheffield Archaeology in the news! 2015-16 recap

    This summer we’re taking the opportunity to look back at the past year and reflect on what we’ve achieved. This week, a look at Sheffield Archaeology stories that made the news.

  • Category Winner: Jasmine Porter

    Archaeology Student Photo Competition 2016: Students Undertaking Research or Fieldwork

    We’ve shown you the winners of our student photo competition but there were so many excellent entries that, over the summer, we’d like to show you the top entries in each of the five categories.

  • Sheffield Archaeology successes: 2015-16 recap

    This summer we’re taking the opportunity to look back at the past year and reflect on what we’ve achieved. This week, a look at some of the Sheffield Archaeology achievements we’re most proud of as a department.

  • Maltas

    Archaeology Student Photo Competition 2016: Archaeological Landscapes

    We’ve shown you the winners of our student photo competition but there were so many excellent entries that, over the summer, we’d like to show you the top entries in each of the five categories.

    This time, the category is ‘Archaeological Landscapes’

  • Chobareti Structure4: Kura-Araxes house with in situ pots, grinding stone and basin, c.3300BC. (GAIA

    GAIA project

    Dr Catherine Longford, Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Archaeobotany, has been in south-west Georgia working on an excavation at Chobareti, a Kura-Araxes site from the Early Bronze Age (3300 BC).