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Forteresse de Montbazon (FR)

Continual activities, with introduction workshops and staged visits (the donjon, the undergrounds pathways, the

Conference: the Equipment of Vehicles in Antiquity and the Middle Ages

Organised by: 
Association Instrumentum France
Event date: 
Tuesday, 13 June, 2017 to Friday, 16 June, 2017
Kind of Event: 
for Professionals

Musée Gallo-Romain de Saint-Romain-en-Gal - Vienne (FR)

Thirty kilometres to the south of Lyon and on the right bank of the Rhône River, the archaeological site of Saint-Romain-en-Gal – Vienne offers more than three hectares (7.5 acres) of archaeological vestiges of a neighbourhood of the Roman city of Vienne...

Randa Ardesca (FR)

SCI "Archeosite Ardèche" brings together associations and individuals interested in supporting the project.

Les Mines d'argent des Rois Francs (FR)

In the most ancient mines site in Europe open to the public, demonstration of metalworking and other activities bring back to life the Carolingian era.

Guédelon (FR)

In Guédelon forest, in a once disused quarry, woodcutters, quarrymen, carpenters, stonemasons, blacksmiths, tilers, carters and rope makers are building a 13th-century castle from scratch...

Book Review: Guédelon - Building a French Castle the 13th Century Way

Roeland Paardekooper (NL)
Guédelon: How to Build a Castle by Darques is by no means a DIY book or a guided tour on paper of the Guédelon site. Guédelon: a Castle in the Making by Martin & Renucci is subtitled The Guédelon Adventure and although it carries a lot of information about the construction site and its sources, this book still reads much like an adventure book...

Book Review: Glossary of Prehistoric and Historic Timber Buildings by Lutz Volmer and W. Haio Zimmermann (ed.)

Roeland Paardekooper (NL)
The 1987 conference in Århus, Denmark on ESF Workshop on the reconstruction of wooden buildings from the prehistoric and early historic period has been important to EXARC as we have acquired, and are gradually publishing, the manuscripts of the unpublished proceedings....

How Metallographic Examinations can Give the Forming Process of Metal Artefacts? The Example of the Hoard Of Farébersviller

Cécile Veber,
Michel Pernot (FR)
1999 Wilhelminaoord Workshop
***The hoard of Farébersviller (Moselle, France) was discovered in 1991 during rescue excavations (See Image above). This set contains 130 "bronze" artifacts, which date to the Late Bronze Age (8th century BC).


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