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Some priorities and problems in the prehistoric archaeology of the Thames basin.

Roy Canham

Some priorities and problems in the prehistoric archaeology of the Thames basin.

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These strands of evidence or ‘prehistoric lines’ present insights into the changing world of the local population, and how they influenced and altered the landscape over a period of years. Amongst all the finds illustrated in the book, there are several key artefacts which present interesting challenges and .   Alluvial Archaeology in Britain by Mark G. Macklin, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(1). Pages in category "Archaeological artefacts from the River Thames" The following 5 pages are in this category, out of 5 total. This list may not reflect recent changes (). A bigger picture of prehistoric life emerged with the further discovery of eight roundhouses, one dated to the Bronze Age, and seven to the Iron Age ( B.C.–A.D. 43). There were also several burials, including two Late Bronze Age cremations, both radiocarbon dated to around B.C., an inhumation burial dated to between B.C. and A.D.


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