Abstract

Exploratory excavations in Cemetery, Emily and Slaughter Bays in search of a prehistoric settlement site are outlined, along with small scale researches elsewhere on Norfolk Island and on adjacent islands. The archaeological excavations at the settlement site discovered in Emily Bay are described in detail and the taphonomy of the site discussed.

 
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Short Form
Anderson et al., 2001, Rec. Aust. Mus., Suppl. 27: 11–32
Author
Atholl Anderson; Ian Smith; Peter White
Year
2001
Title
Archaeological fieldwork on Norfolk Island
Serial Title
Records of the Australian Museum, Supplement
Volume
27
Start Page
11
End Page
32
DOI
10.3853/j.0812-7387.27.2001.1336
Language
English
Date Published
28 November 2001
Cover Date
28 November 2001
ISBN
ISBN 0-7347-2305-9
ISSN
0812-7387
CODEN
RAMSEZ
Publisher
The Australian Museum
Place Published
Sydney, Australia
Subjects
ARCHAEOLOGY; NORFOLK ISLAND; ANTHROPOLOGY
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28 November 2001
Available Online
28 November 2001
Reference Number
1336
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