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Archaeology Awards 2017

Current Archaeology Awards 2017

Mark Knight and Must Farm are among the nominees for the 9th annual Current Archaeology Awards, which celebrate the projects and publications that made the pages of CA this year, and the people judged to have made outstanding contributions to archaeology.

These awards are voted for entirely by the public – there are no panels of judges – so we encourage you to get involved and choose the projects, publications, and people you would like to win

In the Archaeologist of the Year category.

Mark Knight who directed the Must Farm excavations for the Cambridge Archaeological Unit. Researching the prehistoric Fens, is a landscape that has absorbed him for some 20 years. Read more

Must Farm - In the Rescue Project of the Year category

Excavations of the burnt roundhouses at Must Farm have recovered quantities of well-preserved pottery, tools, textiles, and more, which paint a picture of daily life in Bronze Age Britain in greater detail than ever before. Read more