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Jacqui PearceAs ‘Understanding Archaeological Finds’ at MAAST (MOLA Academy of Archaeological Specialist Training) reaches its mid-term point, Jacqui Pearce, our internationally renowned expert who is leading the course, rounds up the first 11 weeks.
18.12.2018MOLA's Chief Executive, Janet Miller, talks about the Dzhangal Archaeology Project, and why she believes archaeologists should be discussing and engaging with difficult issues like modern migration.
06.12.2018MAAST (MOLA Academy for Archaeological Specialist Training) began earlier this autumn and we welcomed fifteen fantastic participants to term one. In this blog, we hear from Amardeep who has had a life-long passion for archaeology about where it all began and what he's learnt so far
Battle of the sexes: Roman lamp fragment shines a light on gender politics and sexuality in 1st century Southwark
Michael Marshall - Roman Finds Specialist
02.11.2018The discoveries from our excavations in north Southwark on behalf of MB Bermondsey have been making their way into the hands of our specialists. One object in particular caught the eye of Michael Marshall, one of our Roman Finds Specialists.
MOLA Headland Infrastructure team
26.09.2018MOLA Headland Pottery Specialist Adam Sutton shares his favourite finds from over four tonnes of pottery recovered on A14 Cambridge to Huntingdon Improvement Scheme so far.