Inuit soapstone lamps

For various reasons I’ve not posted on this site in a long time but I’ve always wanted to get back to it. In the last year or so I’ve been posting on an Instagram account and sharing that in several places. I’ve found that easier because Instagram only requires some photos and a few sentences. […]

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2016-2017 A Season of Loss

This is my first post in six months. While I have been busy, I have also been putting this off because I didn’t know how to start it. On Christmas Day 2016 we lost a colleague and friend, Ken Reynolds. Since then the archaeology community in Newfoundland and Labrador has suffered several losses. Ken began his […]

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Cemetery site, Red Bay, Labrador

The Cemetery site was brought to the attention of the Provincial Archaeology Office (PAO) in 2002 when a volunteer with the Bird Cove Archaeology Project who was visiting Red Bay found a complete quartzite biface and several other pieces of quartz detritus. Initially thinking this was a new site we named it the Quartz Point […]

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