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An interdisciplinary database about Roman ports

You are welcome to attend a FREE research seminar at University of Southampton. Venue: Lecture Theatre A (Room 1133), Building 65, Avenue Campus, University of Southampton Date: Wednesday February 10th Time: 18:00 Professor Simon Keay, Dr Nicolas Carayon and Hembo Pagi (Rome’s Mediterranean Ports project, University of Southampton) will be discussing 'An interdisciplinary database about Roman ports'. Continue reading →

Free talk with Jon Adams at Beyond the Sea Symposium- May 29th in Southampton

The Centre for Maritime Archaeology Research Group is pleased to be able to invite participants in the MOOC to attend the Friday night event for Beyond the Sea, an early career graduate symposium being held at the University of Southampton, Avenue Campus. The event is happening on the May 29th, 2015.  Please join us at 6 pm for a key note speech by Professor Jon Adams, followed by a wine reception at 7 pm. Continue reading →

Medieval Ports, Ships and Sailors – Winchelsea 26/04/2015

View of the Brede valley, taken from the Winchelsea-hill. © Thomas Dhoop On the 26th of April 2015, the Winchelsea Archaeological Society (WAS) and members of the archaeology department of the University of Southampton are holding a one-day conference titled ‘Medieval Ports, Ships and Sailors‘. The central theme of the day will be the changing relationships between medieval cargo ships, waterfront infrastructure and the built-up town environment. Continue reading →

CMA Summer Fieldwork Seminar Series

The CMA Research Group is hosting a Summer Fieldwork Seminar Series to highlight the work of CMA faculty and students over the past year. 10/9 Dr. Fraser Sturt – Archaeology Underwater? Recent fieldwork on the Pleistocene Landscape 10/16 Scott Tucker (PhD Student) – St. Mary’s River Archaeological Project: 2012 fieldwork season results: Click here to view this talk. Continue reading →