Issue No.23 - June 2012

Issue no.23 cover
First issued: June 2012Number of articles: 10
Editorial
It is with a bittersweet feeling that I write this editorial for Issue 23. The sweet part is easy to explain, as we have an issue full of fascinating articles t...
The Archaeology of Thomas Becket: Portable Antiquities Scheme Badges
How religious, how saintly a man you wish to appoint to such a holy see and above such a renowned and holy community of monks! I know most certainly that if by ...
Heslington East Archaeology Project: A Summary
Dr Cath Neal is an archaeology fieldwork officer at the University of York, and has worked on all the seasons at Heslington East. Click to enlargeFigure 1 ...
The ADS: What Is It All About?
Everyone in York knows about the Archaeology Data Service (ADS, http://archaeologydataservice.ac.uk). We are the nice people in the offices near the entrance to...
Kenya Memories
In the summer of 2010, a group of University of York Year 1 students (Tom Delany, Hannah Leighton, Khadija McBain, Rachelle Martin, Jacqui Mellows and Matthew T...
Early Farmers: The View from Archaeology and Science
Click to enlargeFigure 1 - Conflict: Perhaps still an accurate analogy of archaeology and science? (Image Copyright - Marc Renshaw) For three days from Monda...
Hilary Paterson Interview
Hilary Paterson is a PhD student at the University of York, specialising in artefacts and early medieval clothing accessories, who also works at the Yorkshire M...
Beyond the Sea: Being an International Student at York
What is it like being an international student at the University of York? Here, three students with experience of this give their views on the university, archa...
An Etiquette Guide to...Post Ex.
Click to enlargeFigure 1 - The Joy of Post Ex - Top Left: Floatation (not as nice as it sounds) - Top Right: "Dem (Fish) Bones, Dem (Fish) Bones..." - Bottom Le...
Looking Forward to the Year Ahead
It has been a brilliant year for The Post Hole. There have been reports of excavations in and around York, reviews of talks and conferences across the country, ...

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The Post Hole
The King's Manor
Department of Archaeology
University of York
York
YO1 7EP
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