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  • MOLA geomatics team coonducting a measured survey of Knole House

    Knole: a measured survey for the National Trust

    MOLA team
    05.06.2013

    As part of the National Trust’s project to conserve and restore Knole in Kent, MOLA’s Geomatics team has been undertaking a measured survey of the showrooms and several new spaces.

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  • Jay Carver, courtesy of Crossrail

    MOLA meets Crossrail's Lead Archaeologist Jay Carver

    MOLA team
    05.03.2013

    This week MOLA met with Crossrail’s Lead Archaeologist, Jay Carver, who oversees all archaeological work on Crossrail sites, of which there are more than forty locations requiring some form of archaeological work.

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  • An interview with Adrian Penfold

    MOLA team
    03.10.2012

    The Penfold Review of non-planning consents (July 2010) focused on the many and overlapping regulatory frameworks, and quickly identified heritage, transport and environmental permitting as key issues. Today, the implementation of the Penfold Review (BIS 2011) is at the heart of reform and integration.

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  • Spitalfields case study

    MOLA team
    25.03.2010

    The Government’s Statement On The Historic Environment For England, launched on 23 March 2010, features a case study (reproduced below) on MOLA’s community engagement work at Spitalfields.

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  • Rickets: learning from the past

    MOLA team
    25.11.2008

    Aspects of the lives of infants from the past can only occasionally be directly seen in the archaeological record. Human osteologists from Museum of London Archaeology are currently examining skeletons excavated from the long disused burial ground of the Catholic mission of St Mary and St Michael in east London.

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