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New PDF release: 50 Finds From Lancashire: Objects From The Portable

By Stuart Noon

ISBN-10: 1445658372

ISBN-13: 9781445658377

Archaeology is knowing humans long ago from what they've got left in the back of. gadgets tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and the issues they did. There has usually been a view that there are not any archaeological reveals within the North West. despite the fact that, in the course of the paintings of the moveable Antiquities Scheme and the exhibit of current museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. by way of gadgets stumbled on in Lancashire, recorded by way of the moveable Antiquities Scheme, we will show the continuity of task inside this county.

Lancashire has printed the sturdiness of its previous via more than a few either practical and ornamental items. gadgets have been made and traded from the Copper Age, throughout the Bronze Age and into the Iron Age and Roman sessions; the Silverdale Viking Hoard, comparable in item forms and interval to the Cuerdale Hoard, extra demonstrates major Early Medieval job. in the meantime, Post-Medieval artefacts exhibit lengthy trips of spiritual pilgrimage and persecution. 50 unearths from Lancashire permits us to examine the continuity of our earlier utilizing archaeological reveals to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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