Archaeology Laboratory

The archaeology lab houses our extensive collection of teaching materials.

You'll get the chance to analyse artefacts, animal bones and plant remains from many different periods of the past. We also use this facility to teach you how to process and prepare environmental samples.

Detailed information

Kit list

  • 2 floatation tanks for bulk sample analysis; 10 binocular optical microscopes; calipers; osteometric boards; sieve sets


Open 9.00am - 5.00pm during the week, except when booked for a taught session. Bookings are handled by timetabling and staff room bookings system.


The Archaeology Laboratory can be found in 124 of the Maudland Building

General enquiry