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By Stuart Noon

Archaeology is knowing humans some time past from what they've got left in the back of. items tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and the issues they did. There has frequently been a view that there aren't any archaeological reveals within the North West. besides the fact that, throughout the paintings of the transportable Antiquities Scheme and the demonstrate of latest museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. by way of taking a look at gadgets chanced on in Lancashire, recorded via the transportable Antiquities Scheme, we will be able to exhibit the continuity of task inside this county.

Lancashire has published the durability of its earlier via quite a number either practical and ornamental gadgets. items have been made and traded from the Copper Age, in the course of the Bronze Age and into the Iron Age and Roman classes; the Silverdale Viking Hoard, comparable in item forms and interval to the Cuerdale Hoard, additional demonstrates major Early Medieval job. in the meantime, Post-Medieval artefacts demonstrate lengthy trips of spiritual pilgrimage and persecution. 50 unearths from Lancashire permits us to examine the continuity of our earlier utilizing archaeological reveals to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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