Aerial Archaeology Research Group

AARG Meeting Bournemouth 1999


Date: 13-15th September 1999
Place: Bournemouth University.

Provisional programm

(content and running order may be subject to alteration)

Monday 13 September - AARG conference day

AARG Annual General Meeting

Conference Session

  • Current Projects
    • Exmoor National Park - Veryan Heal
    • Developer-funded projects - Rog Palmer and Chris Cox
    • West Yorkshire multidisciplinary project - Alison Deegan
  • Technical and practical session
    • Interpretation and mapping of vertical and oblique photographs using digital photogrammetry and GIS - Michael Doneus
    • Men in black come down from sky: air photography from a Robinson R22 helicopter - Chris Musson
    • Irwin Scollar's AirPhoto program - Rog Palmer
    • Rapid large-area survey in Africa - Patrick Darling. Followed by a group practical exercise - comparison of rapid survey methods

Tuesday 14 September - Field trip to a site or sites "somewhere in Wessex..."

Wednesday 15 September - AARG conference day linked with EAA

Conference Session

  • National survey projects
    • Including reports from Poland, Latvia, Hungary, Jordan, England
  • Heritage Management and "new" heritage topics
    • Avebury World Heritage Site - Melanie Pomeroy
    • Urban landscapes - Kate Clarke
    • 20th Century military heritage - Mike Anderton
    • Industrial landscapes - Mark Bowden
    • Aerial archaeology: towards postprocessual thinking - Wlodek Raczkowski

Session will end before the opening of the EAA conference at 15.00 hrs.

1999-09-13–1999-09-16 LocationBournemouth University