Thus, finally, there is what one hopes is a fitting testament to all the work done by Peter Scott, Dennis Harding and all their helpers.
10.00am - 4.00pm Museum of Archaeology, Palace Green Library, Durham To celebrate the Festival of Archaeology and the rich archaeological heritage of Durham the Museum of Archaeology is hosting a one-day conference to bring together the community who are involved with researching and uncovering the archaeology of the region.
In an effort to bring factual information to the viewers of this website, I am including here only the undisputed history as accepted by most scholars.
I am also limiting the scope of this history to only the more significant events.
This type of research is attempts to provide archaeology with a theoretical framework based on scientific method.
SYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: astroarchaeology CATEGORY: branch DEFINITION: The study of the relationship between prehistoric knowledge of astronomical events through calendars, observatory sites, and astronomical images in art and past cultural behavior.
Some sites (Stonehenge, New Grange) show a definite interest in simple solar observations.The Montablon peach would normally be ready in English gardens during the month of September.The fruit is described in John Laurence's (Rector of Bishop Wearmouth) 1727 guide 'A New System of Agriculture: Being a Complete Body of Husbandry and Gardening', as "one of the best peaches we have, being a beautiful, high-tasted, hardy, and never-failing bearer on a South-East or South-West Wall".A completely detailed Shroud chronology can be found in the 1998 book titled "The Blood and the Shroud," by Ian Wilson, that includes the earlier, more speculative and "circumstantial" material as well.(It is available directly from via the Books section of the Website Store page of this site).