AHOB Publications and Resources


Summary Time Chart

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Quaternary chronology with key British sites, archaeological industries, palaeogeography, and major warm periods and ice advances for the past 700,000 years.


Workshop Proceedings

Project participants periodically gather to present their research and to discuss progress at a workshop symposium. Proceedings of those workshops are available here.


Homo britannicus

Homo britannicus

Read about the AHOB project in Chris Stringer's Homo Britannicus, published by Penguin Books in 2006.


Supplementary Data

From: Preece, R.C & Parfitt, S.A. 2007. "The Cromer Forest-bed Formation: some recent developments relating to early human occupation and lowland glaciation."

* Database of Early and early Middle Pleistocene Water Voles (Rodentia: Mimomys savini and Arvicola) [Download file as PDF]

* Map of sites in the database [Download file as PDF]




Talks at the AHOB workshop held July, 2003 in London. From left to right: Chris Stringer, Russell Coope, Simon Lewis, and Richard Preece.

AHOB Publications

Hundreds of scientific papers have been published as part of the AHOB project. Here are three random selections:

1. Finlayson C., Giles Pacheco, F., Rodriguez-Vidal, J., Fa, D.A., Maria Gutierrez Lopez, J., Santiago Perez, A., Finlayson, G., Allue, E., Baena Preysler, J., Caceres, I., Carrion, J.S., Fernandez Jalvo, Y., Gleed-Owen, C.P., Jimenez Espejo, F.J., Lopez, P., Antonio Lopez Saez, J., Antonio Riquelme Cantal, J., Sanchez, Marco, A., Giles Guzman,F., Brown,K., Fuentes, N., Valarino, C.A., Villalpando, A., Stringer, C.B., Martinez Ruiz, F. and Sakamoto T. 2006. Late survival of Neanderthals at the southernmost extreme of Europe. Nature 443, 850-853.

2. Parfitt, S.A. 2013. The vertebrate remains from Southfleet Road: introduction, taphonomy and palaeoecology. In: F.F. Wenban-Smith (Ed.), The Ebbsfleet Elephant. Excavations at Southfleet Road in Advance of High Speed 1, 2003-2004. Oxford Archaeology, pp. 149-204.

3. Zilhão, J., Angelucci, D.E., Badal-García, E., d'Errico, F., Daniel, F., Dayet, L., Douka, K., Higham, T.F.G., Martínez-Sánchez, M.J., Montes-Bernárdez, R., Murcia-Mascarós, S., Pérez-Sirvent, C., Roldán-García, C., Vanhaeren, M., Villaverde, V., Wood, R. and Zapata, L., 2010. Symbolic use of marine shells and mineral pigments by Iberian Neandertals, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA, PNAS Early Edition

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Microfossils and AHOB
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