Tag Archives: Cropmark

In praise of cropmarks

Cropmarks have been making the news recently (see for example https://rcahmw.gov.uk/wales-wide-drought-reveals-further-lost-archaeological-monuments/, https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-44812713 and https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/13/science/newgrange-henge-ireland-drone-nyt.html ). The recent spell of hot weather has revealed a wide range of archaeological sites as cropmarks and archaeologists are getting very excited about them. As … Continue reading

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Experiencing Lochbrow

Last month I was at Lochbrow in Dumfries and Galloway taking part in the Lochbrow Landscape Project. This is an ongoing project investigating the sites and landscapes at and around Lochbrow, most of which have been revealed as cropmarks on … Continue reading

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