Comparing monuments by malj


									Comparing monuments

Compare archaeological monuments in Buckinghamshire with those in the rest of
the United Kingdom and the world, using Unlocking Buckinghamshire’s Past;
PastScape (; Images of England
(; Archaeology Data Service
(; Coflein (; the Northern Ireland online
HBMR (; World
Heritage Sites (

         Bam in Iran, a World Heritage Site, is of a similar date and is a great
          site to compare to Saxon settlements and towns in Buckinghamshire
          and Britain, such as the settlements of a similar date in Walton,
          Aylesbury and the Saxon and Viking town of York.

             Figure 1: Reconstruction of Saxon settlement at Walton, Aylesbury
Comparing monuments

       Barrows at Thornborough/Ivinghoe compared with the Bartlow Hills/
        Wessex barrows in Britain and Native American burial mounds in the
        US and Canada or Scythian
        burial mounds in Russia, found on the World Heritage Site website.

            Figure 2: Aerial photograph of Roman barrows at Thornborough

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