1st Archaeological Project “CASTRO DE LA ENCARNACIÓN” (Spain)

This listing expired on July 31, 2018. Please contact for any updated information.

Location: Rabanales (Zamora), ES

Season: August 6, 2018 to August 31, 2018

Session Dates: 1st season: August 6th 2018 to August 17th 2018; 2nd season: August 20th 2018 to August 31st 2018

Application Deadline: July 15, 2018

Deadline Type: Contact for details


Discount for AIA members: None cost

Program Type:
Field school, Volunteer

RPA Certified:

ZamoraProtohistórica Archaeological Society

Project Director:
Patricia Fuentes, José Sastre, Patricia de Inés, Manuel Vázquez, María López, Óscar Rodriguez, César Pérez, Raquel Portilla, Rodrigo Portero y Sara Casamayor

Project Description:

ZamoraProtohistórica Archaeology Society begins a new archaeological project in the border between Spain and Portugal, in the archaeological site “Castro de La Encarnación” (Rabanales, Zamora). This project involves the Iron Age until Late Roman Period in this region. In January of 2018, the project was concentrated on a survey project about different hillforts in the region. In August 2018, the archaeological project is concentrated on the archaeological excavation of defensive wall and the principal structures inside the hillfort.

Period(s) of Occupation: Iron Age / Late Roman Period

Project Size: 1-24 participants

Minimum Length of Stay for Volunteers: One season

Minimum Age: 18

Experience Required: None

Room and Board Arrangements:
Accomodation and food provide by the project Cost: None cost

Contact Information:

José Sastre

C/Florian de Ocampo


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