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Join Marie Soressi's excavation at La Grande Roche de Quinçay, France

5 March 2020

We invite applications for our excavation at La Grande Roche de Quinçay (close to Poitiers, France) preserving occupations dated to the time of the demise of Neandertals and the peopling of Europe by Homo sapiens. The excavation will run from July 27 to August 13, 2020.

Volunteers will gain experience in the fields of excavation techniques in cave contexts (including computerized recording), litho and archaeo stratigraphy, as well as in laboratory methods such as cleaning, sorting, and preparation of the archaeological remains.  

  • Minimum age: 18
  • A valid tetanus vaccination is mandatory
  • Excavation experience is preferable
  • Accommodation and meals provided

How to apply?

Fill in the form and send it to LaGrandeRoche.Quincay@gmail.com

Only  10 spots available

Apply as soon as possible, but no later than March 20, 2020.

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