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Archaeology & Anthropology Field Schools

Europe - Spain - Coimbra del Barranco Ancho - 2015

Archaeology Field School Location and Dates

Application Deadline
Start Date 2015-08-23
End Date 2015-09-06

Archaeology Field School Location

Jumilla - Murcia - Spain

Archaeology Field School Tuition

800 €

Archaeology Field School Room and Board

Rates include:

• Room and Board
• Seminars and workshops
• Excursions and activities
• Health insurance
• Administrative costs

Part of the quota will be allocated to research

Rates do not include airfare or arrival transport.

Archaeology Field School Travel

Archaeology Field School Description

The Village is situated on the first third of the escarpment north and southeast of Cerro del Maestre, between 700 and 825 m. above sea level in a strategic location overlooking the natural pathways that connect the Altiplano to the Valle del Segura and the continuation of this road to Mancha, through the Cerro de los Santos.

Necropolis and Town

It is located in the same plain as the Town, in its eastern segment, about 630 meters above sea level. It is about 130 meters long and about 35 wide in a north-south direction.
After the first campaigns by Jerónimo Molina between 1956 and 1960, the archaeological activities in the Necropolis of Poblado was resumed by Ana María Muñoz Amilibia steadily from 1980 until 1986. Systematic excavations were resumed and continued from 1998 until today.

Archaeology Field School Additional Information

Archaeology Field School Type

Iberic Cultur and Prehistoric iron age

Time Period

fron VI b.C to II a.C

How is the project area accessed each day

in car

What is the daily schedule for the field school

Work from Monday to Saturday

Number of years this Archaeology Field School has been in operation
Is there a professional certification for this field school

Certificate by University of Murcia

Directors and Instructors

Director: Dr. José Miguel García Cano
Archaeological instructor: Francisco Ramos, Emiliano Hernández, Rosa gualda, José Javier Martinez, Celso Sánchez

Will there be additional organized activities?

During the excavation we will visit some places and nearby sites directly related to Coimbra and its surroundings.
– Iberian Museum of Cigarralejo in Mula.
– Fuente Caputa.

Is travel restriced during free time?


Archaeology Field School Contact Information and Website

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