Phase One

Early chroniclers and antiquarians:

  • Late Roman –Mediaeval: Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, Domesday Book, Geoffrey of Monmouth, William of Malmesbury, William Thorne, the Venerable Bede, etc
  • Mediaeval chroniclers: Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century: William Camden, John Leland, William Lambarde, William Hasted, Brian Faussett


Antiquarians to archaeologists:

  • The Eighteenth Century, Hasted, Stukeley and others
  • The Nineteenth Century, c. 1850s-early 1900s


 Archaeology in our time:

  • The Twentieth Century, c. 1901-1960
  • 1960- present

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