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Subject:

Keys to the Past

From:

Judith Winters <[log in to unmask]>

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e-journal Internet Archaeology <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Mon, 6 Oct 2003 14:01:48 +0100

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                               Press Release

                             8th October 2003

         Keys to the Past (www.keystothepast.info) website launch:
     Unlocking the archaeological secrets of northumberland and durham


An   exciting   new  vision  for  providing  access  to  heritage  data  in

Northumberland  and  Durham has just been developed. The Keys to the Past (

www.keystothepast.info)    website   will   be   officially   launched   by

Northumberland  and  Durham  County Councils on Wednesday 8th October 2003.

Generously grant aided by the Heritage Lottery Fund, Keys to the Past sets

a new benchmark for the presentation of heritage data on the web, providing

exciting and  colourful  access  to  the  record  of  the  two counties'

archaeological and cultural heritage remains.



Over  24000  records  from  the two County Sites and Monuments Records have

been  re-written  and made accessible through the Keys to the Past website,

providing  a  complete  record  of  the  archaeology  of  the area from the

smallest prehistoric flint to the largest medieval castle.  The site can be

searched  for  information  by  time  period,  type or location. The use of

Geographical  Information  Systems  allows  the  results to be displayed on

colour  maps.  Keys to the Past supports this information with photographs,

historic  maps,  a  large  glossary  of  archaeological and heritage terms,

simple  parish  histories  and  general  background information for the two

counties.



Northumberland  County  Archaeologist, Sara Rushton, said "Keys to thPast

is  intended  to make our past accessible to everyone.  We hope that anyone

with  an  interest  in their past, from school children through to research

academics, will find it informative, easy and fun to use".



Easy to use and a pleasure to look at, the Keys to the Past website should,

for  now and the future, be the first port of call for information relating

to the cultural heritage and archaeology of Durham and Northumberland.



Note to Editors

Representatives  of  the  press  are  invited to the official launch of the

website  (www.keystothepast.info)  to be held in Northumberland County Hall

Committee  Room  3 at 11am on Wednesday 8th October, after which there will

be an opportunity to talk to the people who compiled the site and try your

own search of the extensive Keys to the Past database.  A light buffet will

be provided.

For  further details contact David Petts (Keys to the Past Project Officer)

on 0191 383 4225 or [log in to unmask]

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