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Past Horizons – Issue 6 – Heritage Volunteer Journal

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Past Horizons Magazine
Issue 6 – January 2009

Survey: Beyond the City Walls of Jerash
Surveying the hinterland of Jerash, an ancient Decapolis City in Jordan has become a race against time to discover and map as many sites as possible, many of which are being lost to development.

Colouring the Past at El Pilar
Dr. Anabel Ford describes a unique project that combines archaeology and conservation in the Maya forest amongst the ruins of El Pilar.

Two Monsoons
Archaeologist and buildings historian Tom Addyman describes the past, present and future of the decaying Scottish Cemetery in Kolkata and the enormous task of surveying the six acre site.

Putney Debates
Re-enactment group the Tower Hamlets Trayned Bandes bring to life the 360th anniversary of these historic discussions

Adopt-a-Monument
A Scottish initiative that enables communities to interact with their local monuments to safeguard their future.

Dig Cook
Annie Evans on culinary escapades, with a delicious recipe each issue.

and more…

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Jordan 13

Jordan 13

Getting to the end… the finishing off… and perhaps a real glimpse of madness!   contains disturbing images  🙂


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Jordan Archaeology Survey 12

What do archaeologists do on the day off?? Go and look at more archaeology!! off to Um al Jimal a Roman/Byzantine Town in black basalt

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Jordan 8

Jordan Survey 8

Well this should excite some (and perhaps frighten others) but then… THATs the fun of working abroad! Check out the latest finds…

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Jordan 7

Jordan 7

Crazeeeeeeeeeeeeee fun.. a classic bit of comedy… and good finds too… worth watching all the way through… trust me!

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Jordan 6

BAJR 6

Still with me, glad to hear it… the epic continues

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Jordan 5

Jordan part 5

WEll this is it! What a day… pounding the streets of Jerash we come across a Tomb with a panel showing a family (UNIQUER to Jerash!) then the Fi team find a greekinscription… THEN!!!! a farm with intact mosaic… wait for next installment! can it get better!

 

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