Archaeology of the Battle of Oviedo. Spanish Civil War.

Field School at the Battle of Oviedo

Location: Oviedo, Asturias, Spain

Season Dates: July 1, 2013 – August 31, 2013
Session Dates: 1 July – 31 August
Application Deadline: June 15, 2013



Program Type
Field school

Affiliation: International School of Archaeology and Oviedo City Hall

Project Director: Alfonso Fanjul

Project Description

During nearly one year, the city of Oviedo suffered one of the biggest battles of the spanish civil war. Our project in Paisano´s Hill, tries to turn a trench complex into the first touristic site of the Civil War in the city.

Period(s) of Occupation: historical war archaeology

Project Size: 1-24 participants

Minimum Age: 16

Experience Required: Non required

Room and Board Arrangements

Includes: Insurance, Accommodation, Food, Transport in the region, equipment and lectures on the fieldwork speciallity, Touristic-archaeological visits, Official certificate of the ISA.

1. An application list for reservations will be available from November 1st, 2012 to June 1st, 2013.

For inclusion on the list you will need to provide the following details: Full Name, University or College, Age, Nationality, preferred excavation dates, and a summary of why you have chosen our Civil War project.

2. On February 1st, 2013 we will send you our bank account details for payment of the fieldwork course fee ($1,000 per two weeks).

3. Students must have paid the course fee and sent us their passport number for work insurance cover before June 15 th, 2013.
Cost: $ 500 per week

Academic Credit
Number of credits offered: none

Contact Information
Alfonso Fanjul
39-92 47 st. apart. c 45 sunnyside
New York, New York 11104


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