1770s in archaeology

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The decade of the 1770s in archaeology involved some significant events.

List of years in archaeology (table)
In science
1767
1768
1769
1770
1771
1772
1773

ExplorationsEdit

  • 1773: Don Ramon de Ordoñez y Aguilar examines the ruins of Palenque and sends a report to the Captain General at Antigua Guatemala.
  • 1777: The ruins of Xochicalco described by explorer Antonio Alzate.

ExcavationsEdit

FindsEdit

PublicationsEdit

Other eventsEdit

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DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Silbury Hill: A last look inside - Current Archaeology". www.archaeology.co.uk. Retrieved 23 August 2017.
  2. ^ "Edward I and Eleanor of Castile". Westminster Abbey. Archived from the original on 2017-06-09. Retrieved 9 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Thomas Young". Britannica.com. Retrieved 17 May 2017.
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