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The coastal archaeology of Wales

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Published by Council for British Archaeology in York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wales,
  • Wales.
    • Subjects:
    • Coasts -- Wales.,
    • Wales -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-153) and index.

      Statementedited by Andrew Davidson.
      SeriesCBA Research report ;, 131, Research report (Council for British Archaeology) ;, 131.
      ContributionsDavidson, Andrew.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA711 .C63 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3629986M
      ISBN 101902771273
      LC Control Number2002421657

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Wilson. Download *. Synopsis This report follows the completion of a series of surveys, funded by Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments, which were designed to record the archaeology situated within the Welsh coastal : Andrew Davidson. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Coastal archaeology of Wales.

York: Council for British Archaeology, (OCoLC) Document Type. The contributors define what is meant by coastal archaeology and outline the methodology of the surveys, before presenting a chronological overview of their results, of the location, type and importance of sites threatened by natural erosion, the construction of sea.

The chapters set out the definitions and methodologies of coastal archaeology, as well as describing the detailed chronological and thematic findings. The conclusion highlights the areas of particular significance and note the need for both continued research and the development of new techniques.

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