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Mick Aston


Born
in Oldbury, Worcestershire, England, The United Kingdom
July 01, 1946

Died
June 24, 2013

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Michael Antony "Mick" Aston, FSA (1 July 1946 – 24 June 2013) was an English archaeologist who specialised in Early Medieval landscape archaeology. Over the course of his career, he lectured at both the University of Bristol and University of Oxford and published fifteen books on archaeological subjects. A keen populariser of the discipline, Aston was widely known for appearing as the resident academic on the Channel 4 television series Time Team from 1994 to 2011.

Born in Oldbury, Worcestershire to a working-class family, Aston developed an early interest in archaeology, studying it as a subsidiary to geography at the University of Birmingham. In 1970, he began his career working for Oxford City and County Museum and there began his work in
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Time Team Guide To The Arch...

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Atlas of Archaeology

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Archaeology Is Rubbish : A ...

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Time Team's Timechester: A ...

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Mick's Archaeology

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Monasteries In The Landscape

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Interpreting the English Vi...

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Interpreting the Landscape ...

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Know the Landscape: Monaste...

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Bath History Volume 1986

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