Roman Archaeology Group

Perth, Western Australia

Tunnels Under Rome Mapped

Tunnels Under Rome Mapped “Deep under the streets and buildings of Rome is a maze of tunnels and quarries that dates back to the very beginning of this ancient city. … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

MEGA-Jordan

MEGA-Jordan MEGA-Jordan is a purpose-built geographic information system (GIS) to inventory and manage archaeology sites at a national level. It has been developed using state-of-the-art technology and requires no more … Continue reading

December 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Herculaneum Conservation Project

Herculaneum Conservation Project The Herculaneum Conservation Project has some stunning 3D virtual tours of sites in the ancient town.

December 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Vaulted Corridors Discovered in Turkey

Vaulted Corridors Discovered in Turkey Vaulted corridors, most likely used by servants working in Metropolis’ Roman baths have been discovered in Turkey.

December 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

An Imperial Underworld

An Imperial Underworld Fascinating article on ‘Archaeology’ about the tunnel network recently discovered beneath Hadrian’s Villa. This should invite a bit of interpretation and, no doubt, debate, on how the … Continue reading

December 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Activists fight to preserve Beirut’s Roman heritage

Activists fight to preserve Beirut’s Roman heritage From the BBC: “Lebanese activists are resisting a government decision to allow construction of luxury homes over nearly 2,000-year-old ruins believed to be … Continue reading

December 1, 2013 · Leave a comment