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Arras 200: revisiting Britain's most famous Iron Age cemetery

Halkon, Peter; Lyall, James; Deverell, John; Hunt, Tony; Fernández-Götz, Manuel


James Lyall

John Deverell

Tony Hunt

Manuel Fernández-Götz


In the bicentenary year of its excavation, remote sensing has revealed, for the first time, the full extent of this iconic type-site Iron Age cemetery and its landscape context in East Yorkshire. A total of 23ha was surveyed, revealing new insights concerning the burial ground and damage through modern farming.


Halkon, P., Lyall, J., Deverell, J., Hunt, T., & Fernández-Götz, M. (2019). Arras 200: revisiting Britain's most famous Iron Age cemetery. Antiquity, 93(368),

Journal Article Type Article
Acceptance Date Apr 3, 2019
Online Publication Date Apr 10, 2019
Publication Date 2019-04
Deposit Date Jun 19, 2019
Publicly Available Date Jun 28, 2019
Journal Antiquity
Print ISSN 0003-598X
Electronic ISSN 1745-1744
Publisher Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 93
Issue 368
Article Number e11
Keywords Great Britain; Iron Age; Arras; Cemetery; Geophysics
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