A selection of resources to help you enjoy and appreciate the rich archaeological landscape of the South Pennines. The section also includes those designed for use by volunteers engaged in archaeological fieldwork.
Geology & Archaeology Resources
The following Guidance Sheets provide a guide to the basic field survey techniques and methodologies adopted by the Riches of the Earth project. The survey methodology adopted by this project has been...
The story of our historic environment is built on the foundations of the underlying geology. The resources in this section have been designed in partnership with the West Yorkshire Geology Trust.
Introduction to Upland Archaeology
The Spotters Guide has been designed to help you to start to investigate the archaeology of the South Pennine uplands.
Reports: Nab Hill, Oxenhope
Led by Chris Mace, volunteers conducted a survey of a sandstone quarry at Nab Hill, Oxenhope during the wet summer of 2012. The reports are available here.