Boxgrove


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A palaeolithic excavation site in West Sussex (UK) that dates—per the ‘vole clock’—the first human habitation of Britain—by Homo heidelbergensis— 500,000 years ago
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Friday 19 August: Boxgrove Village Hall - 10am to 7pm
Gabriel holding a cluster of Easter lilies, was made by the women artists, Emily Ford and Mary Lowndes in 1904 for a church commission in Boxgrove Sussex.
Sharp panes: L-R: Emily Ford and Mary Lowndes' St Gabriel window (1904), Priory Church of St Mary and St Blaise, Boxgrove, Sussex; Wilhelmina Geddes and An Tur Gloine, Saints Edmund, Joan of Arc and Louis detail of war memorial east window (1919), St Bartholomew's Anglican Church, Ottawa, Ontario; Henry Holiday, St Philip and the Ethiopoan Eunuch window (1905), St Andew's Church, Old Cleeve, Somerset (c)PETER CORMACK
Sharp panes: From left, Emily Ford and Mary Lowndes' St Gabriel window (1904), Priory Church of St Mary and St Blaise, Boxgrove, Sussex; Wilhelmina Geddes and An Tur Gloine, Saints Edmund, Joan of Arc and Louis detail of war memorial east window (1919), St Bartholomew's Anglican Church, Ottawa, Ontario; Henry Holiday, St Philip and the Ethiopoan Eunuch window (1905), St Andew's Church, Old Cleeve, Somerset (c)PETER CORMACK
Dicha antiguedad podria ser superada por los "percutores" en hueso citados para Boxgrove, en Inglaterra (Roberts y Parfitt 1999), si bien la complejidad estratigrafica de dicho yacimiento, junto con la gran amplitud cronologica de los depositos, no permiten precisar la cuestion.
A horse's shoulder blade at Boxgrove bears a semicircular hole that may have resulted from a spear thrust by a human ancestor.
Among them are a new Middle Pleistocene locality in the Boxgrove palaeolandscape in West Sussex, mapping the landform assemblages and archaeological record of the Lower Khuzestan plain in southwestern Iran using remote-sensing and GIS techniques, sand dune morphodynamics and prehistoric human occupation in northwestern Ireland, environmental change and evidence for Archaic and Woodland floodplain occupation along the lower Nottawasaga River in southern Ontario, and a case study of urban geoarchaeology and sustainability on Manhattan Island in New York City.
Sharp (1882-1953), a solicitor who was the inspiration behind the Boxgrove Tipteers revival.
More sophisticated stone, antler and bone tools were found in the 1990s in Boxgrove, Sussex, which are believed to be half a million years old.
En esta direccion se ha interpretado la presencia/ausencia de este tipo de objetos en el yacimiento europeo de Boxgrove, donde se ha descrito un patron espacial que se repite en distancias muy cortas (Pope, 2002).
George's Chapel at Windsor; and in the de la Warr Chantry at Boxgrove Priory, near Chichester in Sussex.
heidelbergensis--about 500,000 years ago they appeared to be flourishing at Boxgrove in Sussex, butchering horse, deer and rhino with beautifully carved hand axes.