Life and death in the city: excavations at Aberdeen Art Gallery

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Steven Watt, AOC Archaeology

Soon after Aberdeen Art Gallery redevelopment works began in 2015, AOC Archaeology conducted a watching brief on the site, the location of a 13th century Dominican Friary. Excavations revealed the remains of over 400 individuals from medieval and post-medieval graves and a Victorian charnel house. Steven looks at what the evidence reveals, including possible graveyard management, and insights into the lives of the people whose remains were discovered.

Venue

Aberdeen Maritime Museum
Shiprow
Aberdeen
AB11 5BY

Tickets

Free

Contact details

Tel: 03000 200 293
Email: info@aagm.co.uk