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Surveying for Archaeologists and Other Fieldworkers

1st Edition

By A.H.A. Hogg


334 pages

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Table of Contents

Preface Part 1: Introduction 1. General Discussion 2. The Basic Principles Part 2: Chain Surveying 3. Equipment 4. The Elements of Chain Survey 5. An Imaginary Survet 6. Plotting and Finishing the Plan 7. Problems and Precautions 8. Single-handed Chain Surveying Part 3: The Level 9. The Level: General Description 10. The Level: Observation and Booking 11. The Level: Applications Part 4: The Theodolite or Tacheometer 12. The Theodolite: Essential Details 13. The Theodolite: Observation and Booking 14. Tacheometry 15. Setting Out a Rectangle Part 5: Numerical and Semi-graphical Methods 16. Introduction and Basic Formulae 17. Applications, Including Semi-graphical Methods 18. Miscellaneous Calculation 19. The Traverse 20. The Polygonal Network Part 6: Miscellaneous Techniques 21. Plotting from Oblique Aerial Photographs 22. Other Applications of Photography 23. The Plane Table 24. Underground Surveying Part 7: Reconnaissance and Rough Surveys 25. The Ordnance Survey and Reconnaissance 26. Rough Surveys Part 8: Recapitulation 27. Excavation 28. Part-time Fieldwork. Appendices

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

Reissuing works originally published between 1930 and 1996, this set presents a rich selection of renowned and lesser-known scholarship across the subject. Classic previously out-of-print works are brought back into print here in this set of research, guidance and surveys. It includes works of theory and of practical research, ranging over a wide range of themes from archaeology and place-names to industrial archaeology to the rock art of Africa.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology