14 . 06 . 2017Read More
The conservation team responsible for maintaining the artefacts on display at the world-famous JORVIK Viking Centre are looking to help York residents protect the objects close to their heart at special workshop in the city this July.
13 . 12 . 2016Read More
The prehistoric landscape of the Avalon Marshes in central Somerset has been brought to life in a series of three stunning 3D films.
17 . 03 . 2016Read More
Jennifer Miller, principle scientist at Dickson Laboratory, visited the Police Scotland dog branch last week to give input on the role of bio-archaeology in the Police searches. Following this visit, the Victim Recovery dogs and handlers on the course visited the Dickson Laboratory to see what the team at Dickson Laboratory do.
19 . 01 . 2016Read More
New technology helps piece together story of York’s Roman ‘Gladiators’ Cutting edge genome technology, hailed as being the next step […]
02 . 12 . 2015Read More
An extremely rare skeletal find joins the displays at JORVIK Viking Centre this month, as one of the Swinegate skeletons, uncovered during archaeological excavations in 1990, goes on public display for the first time.
02 . 10 . 2015Read More
York Archaeological Trust’s Conservation Team are currently in the process of conserving a gun carriage dating back to 1665. Part of the warship HMS London, which exploded off Southend-on-Sea in Essex, the item has been remarkably well preserved for the last 350 years laying on the sea bed. It was recovered from the Thames Estuary by Historic England, along with Cotswold Archaeology and divers, in August, and was transported to York for year-long conservation work in YAT’s Resource Centre.
15 . 09 . 2015Read More
A number of York’s forty seven Councillors attended a private view of one of the country’s leading archaeological conservation laboratories […]