Thesis icon

Thesis

The effects of open shelters on the preservation of limestone remains at archaeological sites

Abstract:

Shelters, as preventive conservation methods, have traditionally been considered a better option than leaving the site exposed. However, there has been limited research on their effect on the preservation of heritage materials and, as a result, there is no clear scientific evidence to support sheltering. This study aims to provide the first rigorous scientific assessment of the effect of lightweight, open shelters on limestone deterioration at archaeological sites. A method based on the use o...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Files:

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
SOGE
Sub department:
Geography
Oxford college:
Harris Manchester College
Role:
Author

Contributors

Role:
Supervisor
Obra Social "La Caixa" More from this funder
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
Keywords:
Subjects:
UUID:
uuid:cfefc6db-4b4f-4ef8-bff3-07795e2767fc
Deposit date:
2016-03-20

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP