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An introduction to buildings archaeology
The word ‘archaeology’ conjures up many images, often involving muddy trenches, hunting for treasure, and digging up bones. As a buildings archaeologist, the work we do is very, very different and doesn’t usually involve digging holes in the ground.
It's not all about digging...
There's a lot more to archaeology than digging...This blog showcases the work OA specialists do to ensure our heritage is understood and preserved for future generations.
Read about works at Wellcome Genome Campus in Hinxton spanning prehistory to the Roman occupation.