Category Archives: personal reflections

Launch, Lunch & Reflections

Well, this is the last blog post from me (Debbie). The Rock Art Mobile Project is drawing to a close and this seemed like a good way to round it off. Since the last post a lot has happened. Our … Continue reading

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Rock on!

Today I checked my pigeon-hole and found two postcards from our first workshops in September. (We handed out pre-stamped and addressed postcards asking people to send them back with any thoughts or comments on the workshop or project.) I’ve got … Continue reading

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Cragside – A belated post

On Monday 2nd August, which seems some time ago now, we (Kate, Dan & I) made our way, via lots of rock art, to the National Trust’s Cragside House. Our trip was not simply a nice detour (sadly we didn’t … Continue reading

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Britain’s smallest rock art?

Just spotted an interesting rock art-icle in the Megalithic Portal News Bulletin (see Fenstanton Cursus): a very tiny (Britain’s smallest?) example of rock art has been found on a small slab at the bottom of a quarry in Cambridgeshire, reported in … Continue reading

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Horseshoes and hillforts at Lordenshaws

On Monday the RAMP Team spent the morning at one of our target sites, Lordenshaws, near Rothbury. Lordenshaws has over a hundred carved stones, but also has many other archaeological features, including a variety of cairns, ancient field systems, an Iron Age … Continue reading

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Stones from the Sky in Penrith

Last week, Debbie and I attended a reception for the re-opening of the Penrith and Eden Museum following a £75,000 refurbishment (see press release for more info). It was great to see that rock art had been given centre stage … Continue reading

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My introduction to rock art

So here we are, the first blog post of RAMP (or Rock Art Mobile Project). For me, the project started just over a week ago and I’m pleased to report that not only have I seen my first rock art … Continue reading

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