ORCA Senior Project Officer, Paul Sharman, recently attended the Harbours in Space and Time International Conference in Mainz, Germany where he presented a paper on an ongoing research project, 'Prospecting for Orkney's Maritime Infrastructure'.
The event was the final conference of the German Research Council's (DFG) Special Priority Programme 1630 'Harbours from the Roman Period to the Middle Ages'.
The abstract of Paul Sharman (ORCA) and Julie Gibson's (UHI Archaeology Institute) paper can be downloaded here.
Check out the conference website
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