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Ring-ditch fortifications

J. T. Parry

Ring-ditch fortifications

ring-ditch fortifications in the Rewa Delta, Fiji : air photo interpretation and analysis

by J. T. Parry

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Published by Fiji Museum in [Suva] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rewa River Delta (Fiji),
  • Fiji,
  • Rewa River Delta.
    • Subjects:
    • Fortification, Prehistoric -- Fiji -- Rewa River Delta.,
    • Rewa River Delta (Fiji) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John T. Parry.
      SeriesBulletin of the Fiji Museum ;, no. 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN875.F5 P36 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 89 p., 16 p. of plates :
      Number of Pages89
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1215908M
      LC Control Number94213554

      Pritchard, J.E., , 'Bristol Archaeological Notes' Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society Vol. 51 p. online copy Maclean, J., , 'Notes on Some of the Constables of Bristol Castle and Town' Transactions of the Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society Vol. 15 p. online copy. A causewayed ring ditch is a type of prehistoric monument.. It comprises a roughly circular ditch, segmented by several causeways which cross it. Within the ditch is a central area used for inhumations and cremations, usually covered beneath a are considerable smaller than the causewayed enclosures they resemble.. In the British Isles they date to the Neolithic period.

      Fiji - Fiji - History: When Fiji’s first settlers arrived from the islands of Melanesia at least 3, years ago, they carried with them a wide range of food plants, the pig, and a style of pottery known as Lapita ware. That pottery is generally associated with peoples who had well-developed skills in navigation and canoe building and were horticulturists. Movono, A. ‘The social and economic consequences of tourism on indigenous Fijian communities’ Movono, A. ‘Maintaining authenticity in Fijian heritage sites: A case study of the Laucala Beach ring-ditch fortification site’ Movono, A. Interpretation of culture in an urban heritage site in Fiji. Press Releases [interviews and Commentary].

        book review An upland biography: landscape and prehistory on Gardom’s Edge, Derbyshire The Excavation of a Ring-Ditch at Tye Field, Lawford, Essex. S. J. Shennan, The Fortifications of Hull between and Evans Volume , - . Viti Levu, largest island (4, square miles [10, square km]) of Fiji, west of the Koro Sea in the South Pacific Ocean. Its name means “Great Fiji.” Sighted () by Capt. William Bligh of HMS Bounty, the island is split by a central mountain range with many inactive volcanoes. Tomanivi.


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For some time ring-ditch fortifications in Tonga have been the focus of archaeological interest. However, there has been little systematic excavation or survey of these sites and most studies of them have relied on historic sources that are biased toward a period of chiefly warfare in the 19th century.

Parry, John T. Ring-Ditch Fortifications in the Rewa Delta: Air Photo Interpretation and Analysis. Part of this review has been displaced from p to p These reviews will be reprinted in a forthcoming issue.

The book said: The Velata is an example of a ring ditch fortification, a type of defensive work that is widespread throughout Fiji, Samoa and Tonga. A enclosing moat-like ditch was excavated first, and the removed earth piled on the inside. This bank served as a platform for the construction of a ten foot high palisade wall.

Palmer, J.B. ‘Ring-ditch Fortifications on Windward Viti Levu’, Archaeology and Physical Anthropology in Oceania – Parke, A.L. ‘Some Prehistoric Fijian Ceremonial Sites on the Island of Vanua Levu, Fiji (part 1)’, Archaeology and Physical Anthropology in Oceania – RING-DITCH FORTIFICATIONS: RING-DITCH FORTIFICATIONS IN THE REWA DELTA, FIJI: AIR PHOTO INTERPRETATION AND ANALYSIS by PARRY, John T; THE OYABUN-KOBUN IN PALAU (A MASTER APPRENTICE SYSTEM) Anthropological Working Papers Number 5 - Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands by McKNIGHT, Robert K; ST.

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The construction of Ring-Ditch fortifications of at least m diameter demanman days of labour, the movement of over a million cubic feet of soil, and the use of posts, lenghts of bamboo, and plantains to place between the posts (Parry ). ——, ‘Fiji’s prehistory: Ring-ditch fortifications, in C Walsh, Fiji: An Encyclopaedic Atlas.

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Interpretation of culture in an urban heritage site in Fiji. Press Releases [interviews and Commentary] Fiji Times (). Kerevi pledges support, 28th December, A ringwork and bailey castle, ring ditch and enclosures east of Brookland Farm is a Scheduled Monument in Old Warden, Central Bedfordshire, England.

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density of ring-ditch fortifications on the deltas and alluvial flats of windward districts. The landscape and vegetation of these areas make recognition of archae ological sites difficult. However, the common ring-ditch sites and others leave their mark in various ways: in subtle configurations of the surface micro-relief, in.

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The photographic data allowed ring-ditch site characteristics to be described and analysed in detail, with attributes of site morphology and size used in the construction of a typology. The analysis makes a significant contribution to our understanding of ring-ditch fortifications and their environmental context in the Rewa.also continues to undertake research on a ring-ditch fortification heritage site on waidamudamu in laucala Beach estate.

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