The Cauldron: A Pagan Forum (Archive Board)
December 03, 2022, 09:06:58 pm *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
News: This is our Read Only Archive Board (closed to posting July 2011). Join our new vBulletin board!
 
  Portal   Forum   Help Rules Search Chat (Mux) Articles Login Register   *

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
December 03, 2022, 09:06:58 pm

Login with username, password and session length
Donate!
The Cauldron's server is expensive and requires monthly payments. Please become a Bronze, Silver or Gold Donor if you can. Donations are needed every month. Without member support, we can't afford the server.
TC Staff
Important Information about this Archive Board
This message board is The Cauldron: A Pagan Forum's SMF Archive Board. It is closed to new memberships and to posting, but there are over 250,000 messages here that you can still search and read -- many full of interesting and useful information. (This board was open from February 2007 through June 2011).

Our new vBulletin discussion board is located at http://www.ecauldron.com/forum/ -- if you would like to participate in discussions like those you see here, please visit our new vBulletin message board, register an account and join in our discussions. We hope you will find the information in this message archive useful and will consider joining us on our new board.
Pages: [1]   Go Down
  Add bookmark  |  Print  
Author Topic: June 2011 Archeology - Europe  (Read 2864 times)
Aisling
High Adept Member
******
*
Last Login:November 11, 2012, 02:17:34 pm
United States United States

Religion: Eclectic Pagan
TCN ID: Aisling
Posts: 4056


Blog entries (4)

harvestmoon13


Ignore
« Topic Start: June 05, 2011, 11:35:58 am »

Data mining courtesy of: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Explorator/messages

England
A mound at Marlborough College has been revealed to be some 4400 years b.p.:
http://www.physorg.com/news/2011-06-marlborough-mound-revealed-years.html

A medieval ring has been (finally) declared treasure:
http://www.ashbournenewstelegraph.co.uk/News/Treasure-verdict-on-500-year-old-ring-31052011.htm

A heritage award for Bury Mount:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-northamptonshire-13607025

Plans to recreate an ancient lake/wetland in Cambridgeshire:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-13604733

Medieval coins from Hereford have been declared treasure:
http://www.herefordtimes.com/news/features/9059765.Coins_found_in_north_Herefordshire_declared_treasure/

France
Some Neolithic burials from France reveal a bit of lactose intolerance:
http://content.usatoday.com/communities/sciencefair/post/2011/05/no-cheese-for-neolithic-humans-in-france-/1

Greenland
On the role of climate in the Vikings' exit from Greenland:
http://www.physorg.com/news/2011-05-climate-big-role-vikings-greenland.html
 
Iceland
Some revisionism on the origins of the first settlers in Iceland:
http://www.icelandreview.com/icelandreview/daily_news/A_New_View_on_the_Origin_of_First_Settlers_in_Iceland_0_378670.news.aspx

Scotland
An 18th Century horse burial from Rosemarkie:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-13630945

Stirling Castle has reopened after renovations:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-13647781

Wales
A facelift for Brigend's bridge:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-west-wales-13583750

Poking around the Denbigh moors:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-north-east-wales-13569621
Logged

Welcome, Guest!
You will need to register and/or login to participate in our discussions.

Read our Rules and Policies and the Quoting Guidelines.

Help Fund Our Server? Donate to Lyricfox's Cancer Fund?

Aisling
High Adept Member
******
*
Last Login:November 11, 2012, 02:17:34 pm
United States United States

Religion: Eclectic Pagan
TCN ID: Aisling
Posts: 4056


Blog entries (4)

harvestmoon13


Ignore
« Reply #1: June 12, 2011, 10:06:02 am »


Data mining courtesy of: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Explorator/messages

Croatia
A triple-barrelled cannon from Croatia was possibly designed by DaVinci:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2002102/Leonardo-Da-Vincis-forerunner-machine-gun-confirmed.html

England
A new dating technique suggests a 'building boom' in Britain ca 5500 years b.p.:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2011/jun/06/archaeology-dating-property-boom-3700bc
 
Medieval finds from Winchcombe:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-gloucestershire-13686860

Paper on further research to be done at the find site of the Staffordshire Hoard:
http://finds.org.uk/staffshoardsymposium/papers/benjamingearey

Ireland
The Fadden More Psalter has gone on display:
http://www.iol.co.za/scitech/science/discovery/public-gets-first-look-at-ancient-book-1.1082217

Scotland
A 450 000 years b.p. (maybe) axe from Orkney:
http://heritage.scotsman.com/news/The-axeman-cometh-450000-years.6781421.jp
 
Logged

Aisling
High Adept Member
******
*
Last Login:November 11, 2012, 02:17:34 pm
United States United States

Religion: Eclectic Pagan
TCN ID: Aisling
Posts: 4056


Blog entries (4)

harvestmoon13


Ignore
« Reply #2: June 19, 2011, 03:48:55 pm »


Data mining courtesy of: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Explorator/messages

Croatia
More on that Da Vinci cannon:
http://austriantimes.at/news/Around_the_World/2011-06-10/34008/Da_Vinci_cannon_found

England
A dig is about to begin in North Tyneside, with the hopes of medieval finds:
http://www.northtyneside.gov.uk/browse-display.shtml?p_ID=525978&p_subjectCategory=23

On the German side of Britain:
http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/0,1518,768706,00.html

Using lasers and xray spectrometers to help virtually reconstruct some Tudor tombs:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-13748889

France
Evidence of 'beer' making in 5th century B.C. France:
http://www.physorg.com/news/2011-06-early-french-beer.html

Germany
A pair of 17th century (!) exploding cannon balls from Germany:
http://www.spiegel.de/international/zeitgeist/0,1518,769016,00.html

Greenland
More on climate change forcing the Vikings out of Greenland:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1392749/Cold-climate-forced-Vikings-Greenland.html

Northern Ireland
They're digging up the erstwhile 'lost' town of Dunluce:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-13809545

Poland
Rebuilding (sort of) a 300 year-old synagogue in Poland:
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/16/arts/16iht-synagogue16.html

Republic of Ireland
Somewhat vague report of an 'ancient burial ground' found during an energy construction project near Dublin:
http://uk.news.yahoo.com/workers-ancient-burial-ground-091427010.html

Scotland
Prehistoric finds on a remote Scottish island:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-13753643
Logged

Aisling
High Adept Member
******
*
Last Login:November 11, 2012, 02:17:34 pm
United States United States

Religion: Eclectic Pagan
TCN ID: Aisling
Posts: 4056


Blog entries (4)

harvestmoon13


Ignore
« Reply #3: June 26, 2011, 01:04:21 pm »


Data mining courtesy of: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Explorator/messages
 
Bulgaria
A medieval ring find from a monastery dig at Veliko Tarnovo:
http://www.novinite.com/view_news.php?id=129567

England
This is probably crime beat stuff, but here are some photos of the destruction of one of the Priddy Circles:
http://www.megalithic.co.uk/article.php?sid=7674

Jersey is being called an 'Ice Age Time Capsule':
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-jersey-13840567

Seventeen Jewish bodies in a medieval well in Norwich:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-13855238

A medieval badge from a Ribble Valley field is declared treasure:
http://www.lancashiretelegraph.co.uk/news/9099072.Metal_detector_s__amazing_find__in_Ribble_Valley_field/

They're still arguing about roads and Stonehenge:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-13863143

Review of Mary S. Lovell, *The Churchills: In Love and War*:
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/26/books/review/book-review-the-churchills-by-mary-s-lovell.html

Germany
Interesting Celtic princess tomb (not sure of the date of this):
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2011/06/pictures/110621-celtic-princess-tomb-gold-amber/

Greenland
More on Vikings, Greenland, and climate change:
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/06/110620095238.htm

Poland
Three 18th century Swedish cannons from the Baltic Sea:
http://www.artdaily.org/index.asp?int_sec=2&int_new=48473

Republic of Ireland
A Viking burial in Dublin:
http://www.irishcentral.com/r?19=961&43=460162&44=124154204&32=7184&7=474282&40=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.irishcentral.com%2Fnews%2F9th-century-Viking-skeletal-remains-found-in-Dublin-124154204.html

Scotland
A huge Neolithic (?) burial chamber full of bones from Orkney:
http://www.scotsman.com/news/Charnel-house-gives-up-its.6786940.jp

Wales
Denbigh Castle is getting big bucks for a visitor centre:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-north-east-wales-13898079
Logged

Donor Ad: Become a Silver or Gold Donor to get your ad here.

Tags:
Pages: [1]   Go Up
  Add bookmark  |  Print  
 
Jump to:  
  Portal   Forum   Help Rules Search Chat (Mux) Articles Login Register   *

* Share this topic...
In a forum
(BBCode)
In a site/blog
(HTML)


Related Topics
Subject Started by Replies Views Last post
January 2011 Archeology - Europe
History and Religion
Aisling 4 1952 Last post January 30, 2011, 11:03:28 am
by Aisling
February 2011 Archeology - Europe
History and Religion
Aisling 4 1926 Last post February 27, 2011, 11:31:36 am
by Melamphoros
March 2011 Archeology - Europe
History and Religion
Aisling 3 1791 Last post March 27, 2011, 11:53:29 am
by Aisling
April 2011 Archeology - Europe
History and Religion
Aisling 3 1628 Last post April 24, 2011, 10:45:56 am
by Aisling
May 2011 Archeology - Europe
History and Religion
Aisling 3 2369 Last post May 29, 2011, 11:54:44 am
by Aisling
EU Cookie Notice: This site uses cookies. By using this site you consent to their use.


Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.21 | SMF © 2006-2008, Simple Machines
TinyPortal v0.9.8 © Bloc
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
Page created in 0.166 seconds with 40 queries.