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The later prehistory of northern England

Cumbria, Northumberland, and Durham from the Neolithic to the late Bronze Age

by Rosemary Annable

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Published by B.A.R. in Oxford, England .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England, Northern,
  • England, Northern.
    • Subjects:
    • Neolithic period -- England, Northern.,
    • Bronze age -- England, Northern.,
    • England, Northern -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementRosemary Annable.
      SeriesBAR British series ;, 160
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN776.22.G7 A56 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. (i, 881 p.) :
      Number of Pages881
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2439865M
      ISBN 100860544176
      LC Control Number87133553

      John Leland, was commissioned by Henry VIII to “make a Search after England's Antiquities” in He travelled around England and recorded all the locally known landmarks, both prehistoric and historic, and the stories associated with them (Chandler , xii-xiii). The Royal Society was given its royal charter in by King Charles Size: KB. The evidence for all prehistoric periods in the former West Midlands County (ing Solihull and Coventry as well as Birmingham and the Black Country) was summarised in an unpublished document produced by the West Midlands Archaeology Group in A synthesis for Birmingham has since been published (Hodder , 27–48).

      Reflections on a Theoretical Prehistory With John W. Ives Northern Athapaskan prehistory is quite literally about a myriad of different “plays” upon the salient features, made against a backdrop consisting of the variety of political and environmental settings typical of northwestern North : John W. Ives. The result is a remarkable feature length documentary film and a gorgeous coffee-table book that take the viewer on a journey of discovery, uncovering the true extent and variety of megalithic.

      The monument includes an oval late prehistoric enclosed settlement known as the Old Bull Ring. It is situated near Holme, m north of Meal Hill and is approximately 70m south east of the junction between Lumbank Lane and Further End Lane. The earthwork enclosure measures 82m by 70m overall, and is bounded by a ditch with an inner and an outer. King Ecgfrith of Northumbria is decisively defeated by the Picts, paving the way for the development of a separate Scottish nation. The battle is later depicted on a cross slab at Aberlemno Kirk. 20 March The death on Inner Farne Island of St Cuthbert, the a monk, bishop and hermit regarded as the patron saint of northern England.


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