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Excavations at Star Carr.

Grahame Clark

Excavations at Star Carr.

by Grahame Clark

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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scarborough (England),
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Stone age -- England.,
    • Scarborough (England) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN776.G7 C47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination200 p.
      Number of Pages200
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6179862M
      LC Control Number55012591
      OCLC/WorldCa492739

      "Star Carr is one of the most important Mesolithic sites in Europe. It was discovered in the late s by John Moore and then excavated by Grahame Clark from , becoming famous in the archaeological world for the wealth of rare organic remains uncovered including barbed antler points and antler headdresses. Nicky Milner FBA FSA is an archaeologist and academic. She is head of the Department of Archaeology at the University of York. Her research focuses on the Mesolithic period, and the transition between the Mesolithic and has worked at the iconic site of Star Carr in the Vale of Pickering for over 15 years, and has directed excavations at the site since

      Clark, J.G.D.; Excavations at Star Carr, an Early Mesolithic Site at Seamer near Scarborough, Yorkshire. 1st edition, Cambridge, Univ. Press, Large quarto, pp. xxiii, , with 24 plates and 80 text-illustrations. The text is completer and in the original black and green cloth with gilt cover vignette and spine titles. - Excavations at Star Carr: An Early Mesolithic Site at Seamer Near Scarborough, Yorkshire J. G. D. Clark Frontmatter More information. Title: Author: Administrator Created Date.

      Since its publication in Star Carr has held an iconic status in British Mesolithic archaeology. The original excavations at the site recorded a large assemblage of bone and antler tools from a sequence of peat deposits at the edge of the Lake Flixton.   Fig. S1. The Mesolithic site of Star Carr. (A) The approximate location of the site within the United Kingdom.(B) An example of the iconic carved red deer antler headdresses excavated at the site.(Image from the Scarborough Collections courtesy of Scarborough Museums Trust.) (C and D) The depth of trench 2 during initial excavations in modified .


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Grahame Clark. CUP Archive, Reviews: 1. Star Carr has an international reputation in archaeology but it was just a small part of a former lakescape which has been systematically investigated at various periods over the last 60 years. The excavations directed by Conneller, Milner and Taylor aimed to answer these questions.

In use for around years, the Star Carr site is much larger and more complex than ever imagined. The excavations show that Mesolithic groups were highly invested in this place and continued to occupy the site despite changes in climate. EXCAVATIONS AT STAR CARR. An Early Mesolithic site at Seamer near Scarborough, Yorkshire.

By J. Clark. Cambridge University Press,pp. with 24 plates and 80 text figures. Price, 63s. - Volume 29 Issue - Thirkel Mathiassen. Excavations At Star Carr. This book was originally published in Grahame Clark's excavations at Star Carr from to have long been regarded as a model of how archaeological investigation should be conducted.

New excavations have now revealed the remains of what may be the earliest house ever found in Britain, and have shown that the settlement stretched for several hundred metres along the lake shore. This book tells the story of the discovery of Star Carr, and brings it up-to-date with details of the current s: This book was originally published in Grahame Clark's excavations at Star Carr from to have long been regarded as a model of how archaeological investigation should be conducted.

In addition to this, the importance of the site itself, the first early mesolithic site in Europe from which a full complement of bone, antler, wood. Download excavations at star carr an early mesolithic site at seamer near scarborough yorkshire or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get excavations at star carr an early mesolithic site at seamer near scarborough yorkshire book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the. This book was originally published in Grahame Clark's excavations at Star Carr from to have long been regarded as a model of.

This book was originally published in Grahame Clark's excavations at Star Carr from to have long been regarded as a model of how archaeological investigation should be conducted.

In addition to this, the importance of the site itself has established for this report on the excavations a permanent place in all archaeological Reviews: 2.

Book Description: Star Carr is one of the most important Mesolithic sites in Europe. It was discovered in the late s by John Moore and then excavated by Grahame Clark frombecoming famous in the archaeological world for the wealth of rare organic remains uncovered including barbed antler points and antler headdresses.

In this film, Nicky talks about some of the most important discoveries we have made during our recent excavations at Star Carr, from Further resources You can read more about the excavations and how these progressed from in Chapter 3 of our book and if you really want to find out the details, all our excavation reports.

: Excavations At Star Carr: An Early Mesolithic Site At Seamer Near Scarborough, Yorkshire (): Grahame Clark, D. Walker, H. Godwin, F. C 5/5(2). Star Carr is a Mesolithic archaeological site in North Yorkshire, is around five miles (8 km) south of Scarborough.

It is generally regarded as the most important and informative Mesolithic site in Great is as important to the Mesolithic period as Stonehenge is to the Neolithic period or Scandinavian York is to understanding Viking Age Britain. Star Carr is one of the most famous and important prehistoric sites in Europe.

Dating from the early Mesolithic period, o years ago, the site has produced a unique range of artefacts and settlement evidence/5(19). A preliminary report on excavations at Star Carr, Seamer, Scarborough, Yorkshire, Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society, 15, The Star Carr Archaeology Project.

Star Carr in Context Book Summary: Grahame Clark's classic excavations at Star Carr in were a model for their time, but left many important questions unanswered. New research has shown that the site is almost years older than previously believed.

Studies have demonstrated a complex and repeated pattern of occupation spanning at least three. The excavations at Star Carr: highlighting how the site was discovered, what has been found and how excavations are undertaken, in order to convey the excitement of discovery. The use of stone: how hunter-gatherers used stone to create tools which were required for every aspect of their daily lives (their Swiss Army knife!).Star Carr has a long history of research, the nature of which has often reflected, and indeed stimulated, broader trends within Mesolithic archaeology.

Following the initial discovery of the site by Moore and the excavations by Clark, Star Carr .ARCHEOLOGY: Excavations at Star Carr, An Early Mesolithic Site at Seamer near Scarborough, Yorkshire. J. G. D. C lark, with chapters by D. W alker and H.

G odwin, F. C. F raser and J. E. K ing, and an appendix by J ohn W. M oore.