12 Days of Christmas Archaeology Photos

As part of the Archaeology Data Service and Internet Archaeology’s #festivearchaeology Christmas Archaeology Photo Competitionwe will be publishing a Christmas themed archaeology photo every day for the 12 days of Christmas.

From snow-covered henges, to Christmas jumper clad archaeologists and archaeology themed Christmas tree toppers, stay tuned to see our 12 days of Christmas.


We will be starting with the winning photo from Paul Adams, who will be receiving a special edition trowel usb stick in his stocking this year.

The winning photo will be posted on Christmas Day and you can see a sneak preview in the ADS e-newsletter.

To sign up for the newsletter contact email help@archaeologydataservice.ac.uk.

The following 12 days will feature photos from Dig It 2015, Archaeology Live, Wessex Archaeology Scotland, Massimo Brando, Helen Goodchild, Tim Sandles, Spencer Carter, Jason Dodds & WYAAS, Frank Scott, and Viki Le Quelenec.

Follow our #festivearchaeology here on the Soundbytes blog, or on Twitter and Facebook to find out which photo features each day.