2017 in archaeology

This page lists major archaeological events of 2017.

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  1. ^ "Excavation opens to public after Roman streets and artefacts found". ITV News. Retrieved 2017-06-17.
  2. ^ Pidd, Helen (2017-10-28). "Digging the Reno: legendary northern nightclub unearthed". The Guardian. London. p. 7. Retrieved 2017-10-29.
  3. ^ Leitch, Will (2017-11-17). "Norman-era castle 'hidden by trees'". BBC News. Retrieved 2017-11-20.
  4. ^ "New Dead Sea Scrolls cave discovered". BBC News. Retrieved 9 February 2017.
  5. ^ Bohstrom, Philippe (11 March 2017). "Crusader shipwreck, gold found by diving archaeologists in Israel". Haaretz. Retrieved 12 March 2017.
  6. ^ "Massive Statue of Ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Found in City Slum". nationalgeographic.com. 10 March 2017. Retrieved 10 March 2017.
  7. ^ Youssef, Nour (17 March 2017). "So Many Pharaohs: A Possible Case of Mistaken Identity in Cairo". The New York Times. Retrieved 21 March 2017.
  8. ^ "Medieval Jewish Cemetery Uncovered in Rome". The Jerusalem Post. 2017-03-23. Retrieved 2018-04-16.
  9. ^ Tingle, Rory (2017-04-16). "Builders accidentally discover the hidden tombs of five former archbishops of Canterbury while carrying out a museum refurbishment". Mail Online. London. Retrieved 2017-04-16.
  10. ^ "Two century-old shipwrecks discovered in Lake Huron". The Detroit News. Retrieved 2018-03-24.
  11. ^ "Chichester Roman bath house found under Priory Park". BBC News. Retrieved 2017-06-04.
  12. ^ "Archaeologists in Ethiopia uncover ancient city in Harlaa". BBC News. Retrieved 2017-06-17.
  13. ^ "Roman boxing gloves unearthed by Vindolanda dig". BBC News. 2018-02-20. Retrieved 2018-02-20.
  14. ^ "USS Indianapolis discovered 18,000 feet (5,500 m) below Pacific surface". CNN. 2017-08-19. Retrieved 2017-08-19.
  15. ^ "Construction workers stumble upon sixth-century mosaic in Jerusalem". ABC News. 25 August 2017. Retrieved 25 August 2017.
  16. ^ Amos, Jonathan (2017-10-05). "Athenia: Is this the wreck of the first British ship torpedoed in WW2?". BBC News. Retrieved 2017-10-05.
  17. ^ "Three Roman Shipwrecks with Hoard of Treasures Discovered in Alexandria". Ancient Origins. 22 November 2017.
  18. ^ "Remains of 3 ships dating back to Roman era Found in Alex". Egypt Today. 21 November 2017.
  19. ^ Bohstrom, Philippe (2017-11-23). "Archaeologists May Have Found Long-lost Byzantine City Ashdod-Yam". Haaretz. Retrieved 2017-11-26.
  20. ^ "Julius Caesar's Britain invasion site 'found by archaeologists'". BBC News. 2017-11-29. Retrieved 2017-11-29.
  21. ^ "Calf's foot jelly and a tankard of ale? Welcome to the 18th century Starbucks". University of Cambridge. 2017-12-18. Retrieved 2018-01-17.
  22. ^ Department of Defence (2017-12-21). "'Found': Australian Navy Submarine HMAS AE1 located after 103 years". Navy Daily. Royal Australian Navy. Retrieved 2017-12-21.
  23. ^ "WII plane found at bot-tom of sea". Metro. London. 2018-06-21. p. 22.
  24. ^ Shaheen, Kareem (20 January 2017). "Isis destroys tetrapylon monument in Palmyra". The Guardian. Retrieved 12 March 2017.
  25. ^ "Ancient Greek 'Masterpiece' Revealed on Thumb-Size Gem". National Geographic. 7 November 2017. Retrieved 26 August 2018.
  26. ^ "Peter Woodman—an Obituary". Archaeology Ireland. Archived from the original on 24 October 2017. Retrieved 7 June 2017.
  27. ^ "Ivor Noël Hume, Archaeologist of Colonial America, Dies at 89". The New York Times. 19 February 2017. Retrieved 10 November 2017.
  28. ^ "Dai Morgan Evans obituary". The Guardian. 17 April 2017. Retrieved 10 November 2017.
  29. ^ "Bridget Allchin obituary". The Guardian. 23 August 2017.
  30. ^ Jamieson, Andrew (12 October 2017). "Scholar brought the ancient world to life". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved 12 November 2017.