The first issue of the iMARECULTURE newsletters. Started on 1 November 2016, iMARECULTURE is a three year EU project, funded by the European Commission involving 11 partners from 7 EU member states and one associated country. iMARECULTURE scope is to raise public awareness of European identity by focusing in maritime cultural heritage. In particular, iMARECULTURE […]
The Maritime Archaeological Outreach Bus (MOB) has arrived in Cyprus and is already on the road – The UK based Maritime Archaeology Trust and the University of Cyprus MARELab have been coordinating the arrival and the content of the Maritime Archaeological Outreach Bus (MOB) for several months and on May 6 it finally began its […]
The sixth annual lecture of the Honor Frost Foundation, ‘The vision of Honor Frost and the future of her Foundation’, will be delivered by Dr Lucy Blue, Maritime-Archaeological Director Honor Frost Foundation and a Senior Lecturer in Archaeology at the University of Southampton on Monday 11 December at 18.00 at the British Academy, Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AH. More […]
Applications are now open for the Cyprus Underwater Archaeology Fieldschool, supported by the Honor Frost Foundation. The fieldschool will take place in July 2017 on the Nissia shipwreck – application forms can be downloaded from the NAS website. Deadline 28th February 2017. Applications are specifically encouraged from young archaeologists or students of archaeology on Cyprus […]
January saw the successful launch of the Ma’agan Mikhael ship replica. The success of this project is testimony to the passion, hard work and rigorous scientific analysis and recording of the project team, most notably its director Prof Yak Kahanov. Sadly, Yak was not aboard for the launch, having passed away in late December 2016. However, […]
The Ma’agan Mikhael ship replica is ready to be launched in Haifa, Israel. The Foundation helped fund this exciting replica project that will soon see the launch of a merchant vessel that previously navigated the waters of the Mediterranean some 2400 years ago.
Under the Mediterranean: 100 years on…The Honor Frost Foundation Conference of ‘Mediterranean Maritime Archaeology’ Nicosia, 20-24 October 2017
‘Mediterranean Maritime Archaeology’ to be held on the Anniversary of the Centenary of Honor Frost’s Birth on the Island of Cyprus (28 October 1917). Nicosia, 20-24 October 2017 Organisers: Stella Demesticha (University of Cyprus, Maritime Archaeological Research Laboratory) Lucy Blue (Maritime Archaeological Director HFF/ University of Southampton, Centre for Maritime Archaeology) The world of maritime […]