Archaeology Awards 2019

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Archaeologist of the Year 2019

We are delighted to announce that Richard Osgood is the winner of this year’s prestigious Archaeologist of the Year award Top honours for Archaeologist of the Year at the prestigious Current Archaeology Awards for 2019 went to Richard Osgood of the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO). In 2011, Richard co-founded Operation Nightingale – an initiative using archaeological […]

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Research Project of the Year 2019

The Research Project of the Year award was won by ‘Prehistoric pop culture: deciphering the DNA of the Bell Beaker Complex’ – the largest ever ancient DNA study to date. Accepting the award for Research Project of the Year 2019 were Dr Selina Brace and Dr Tom Booth from the Natural History Museum and Professor Ian […]

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Rescue Project of the Year 2019

The award for Rescue Project of the Year 2019 was accepted by MOLA Headland Infrastructure for their work along the A14. The prestigious archaeological award for Rescue Project of the Year 2019 has gone to MOLA Headland Infrastructure for their work along the A14 – one of the largest and most complex archaeological projects ever undertaken […]

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Book of the Year 2019

The Old Stones: a field guide to the megalithic sites of Britain and Ireland wins Current Archaeology’s prestigious Book of the Year award for 2019 Winner of the award for Book of the Year 2019 was The Old Stones: a field guide to the megalithic sites of Britain and Ireland, by Andy Burnham and published […]