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. Barton, R.N.E., Stringer, C.B. and Collcutt, S.N. 2012. The late Pleistocene human occupation of Gorham’s and Vanguard Caves: some reflections. In: Barton, R.N.E.; Stringer, C.B. and Finlayson, J.C. (eds). Neanderthals in context: a report of the 1995-1998 excavations at Gorham’s and Vanguard Caves, Gibraltar. Oxford University School of Archaeology: Monograph 75. Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford, Oxford. pp. 292-298.

2. Schreve, D. C. and Bridgland, D.R. 2002. The Middle Pleistocene hominid site of Bilzingsleben. In Meyrick, R.A. and Schreve, D.C. (eds) The Quaternary of Central Germany. Field Guide. Quaternary Research Association, London,131-144.

3. Lewis, M.D. 2011. Pleistocene Hyaena Coprolite Palynology in Britain: Implications for the Environments of Early Humans. In Ashton, N.M., Lewis, S.G. and Stringer, C.B. (eds) The Ancient Human Occupation of Britain. Elsevier, Amsterdam, pp. 263-278.

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Microfossils and AHOB
About the Happisburgh site
About Roger Jacobi

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