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Topic Started: Apr 19 2012, 08:08 AM (468 Views)
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In association with Mark Corney and Nik Morris the Vindolanda Trust is hosting a series of five day surveying courses.

Earthwork survey is an invaluable tool in non intrusive archaeological prospection

A series of five day courses are being run based at the Hedley Centre, Vindolanda Roman Fort during 2012. The courses are designed to introduce a range of archaeological

Landscape survey techniques to include:
The use of prismatic compass, Total Station survey system, field application of GPS, taped offsetting, conventions and preparation for publication.

The focus of the course is the practical application of the survey techniques and tuition will be based at Vindolanda and the well preserved earthworks at nearby Carvoran, adjacent to the Roman Army Museum on Hadrian’s Wall.

Accommodation will be based at the Hedley Centre and includes Dinner, Bed and Breakfast with packed lunch provided. Prices based on two persons sharing a twin room are £500 per person per week for accommodation and tuition fees. All survey equipment is provided.

Course dates—week commencing:-
17th September
24th September
15th October

Please contact the Colin Galloway for further details on 01434 344277 or colingalloway@vindolanda.com

Further details as per the attached files.
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Edited by ColinG, Apr 19 2012, 08:09 AM.
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