*With Traditional apologies for cross posting on multiple Britarch lists*
You can see Issue 2 of Historic England's online magazine featuring research highlights, either as web pages, or download the whole magazine as a PDF.
Web pages: https://historicengland.org.uk/images-books/periodicals/historic-england-research/
Articles that may particularly interest fellow Britarchers are:
-New findings from examining the Staffordshire Hoard- especially into the techniques behind the construction of the artefacts
- Tintagel legends: An exploration of how medieval perceptions of legends may have shaped the building of the real Tintagel Castle.
- Earthworm calcite dating
- Patterns under the plough- some recent aerial survey results from England's claylands
- Data on the Roman countryside
-Lost Landscapes: Recent research and synthesis on the Palaeolithic in Britain.
There are is also an article on Historic England's approach to "foresight"- sometimes also called "futures research", which is essentially looking out for long term trends and issues that may impact on the historic environment- and how to deal with them
And also a piece on how Historic England is working with the Higher Education sector
We hope you enjoy this issue and find it useful!
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