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  • Orkney College UHI East Road, Kirkwall, Orkney KW15 1LX

    United Kingdom

  • 25 Citations
  • 3 h-Index
20142021

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2021

The late Neolithic midden in Orkney: Decay, assemblages and the efficacy of unwanted things

Downes, J. & Richards, C., 15 Jan 2021, Far from equilibrium: An archaeology of energy, life and humanity. Boyd, M. & Doonan, R. (eds.). Oxford: Oxbow Books, p. 45-56 11 p.

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2019
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Megalithic quarries for Stonehenge's bluestones

Parker Pearson, M., Pollard, J., Richards, C. & Welham, K., 18 Feb 2019, In : Antiquity. 93, 367, p. 45-62 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
2017

Islands of time: the late Neolithic timescapes of Orkney

Richards, C., Whittle, A., Bayliss, A. & Marshall, P., 20 Sep 2017, In : Antiquity. 91, 359, p. 1171-1188 18 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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Passage graves as material technologies of wrapping

Richards, C. & Cummings, V., 12 Jun 2017, The Neolithic of Europe: Papers in honour of Alasdair Whittle. Bickle, P., Cummings, V., Hofmann, D. & Pollard, J. (eds.). Oxford: Oxbow, p. 235-248 14 p.

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Passage graves as technologies of wrapping

Richards, C. & Cummings, V., 15 May 2017, The Neolithic of Europe: Papers in honour of Alasdair Whittle. Hoffman, D., Cummings, V., Bickle, P. & Pollard, J. (eds.). Oxford: Oxbow, p. 235-248 13 p. Ch16

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Provisional Survey of Aitutaki, Cook Islands Sites and Monuments

Downes, J., Richards, C., Shaw, L., Torres, F. H. & Welham, K., Oct 2017, UHI Research Repository. 163 p.

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Remembered and imagined belongings: Stonehenge in the age of first metals

15 May 2017, The Neolithic of Europe: Papers in honour of Alasdair Whittle. Bickle, P., Hoffman, D., Cummings, V. & Pollard, J. (eds.). Oxford: Oxbow, p. 279-297 18 p. Ch8

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

2016

Between realms: entering the darkness of the hare paenga in ancient Rapa Nui (Easter Island)

Richards, C. & Hamilton, S., 1 Feb 2016, The archaeology of darkness. Dowd, M. & Hensey, R. (eds.). Oxford: Oxbow, p. 85-100 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Containment, closure and red deer: a Late Neolithic butchery site at Skaill Bay, Mainland, Orkney

Richards, C., Clarke, A., Ingrem, C., Mulville, J. & Mainland, I., 1 Aug 2016, In : Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. 145, p. 91-124. 34 p.

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Making Moai: Reconsidering concepts of risk in the construction of megalithic architecture in Rapa Nui (easter Island)

Richards, C., 5 Jul 2016, Rapa Nui - Easter Island: cultural and historical perspectives. Conrich, I. & Muckler, H. (eds.). Berlin: Frank & Timme, p. 149-166 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Materializing Neolithic House Societies in Orkney, introducing Varme Dale and Muckquoy

Richards, C., Downes, J., Gee, C. & Carter, S., Jun 2016, The development of Neolithic House Societies in Orkney: Investigations in the Bay of Firth, Mainland, Orkney (1994-2014). Richards, C. & Jones, R. (eds.). Oxford: Windgather Press, p. 224 253 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Orkney: A tale of two Neolithics? Investigating the evolution of house societies in Orkney

Richards, C., 4 Aug 2016, In : Current Archaeology. 318

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

Settlement Duration and Materiality: Formal Chronological Models for the Development of Barnhouse, a Grooved Ware Settlement in Orkney

Richards, C., Jones, A. M., MacSween, A., Sheridon, A., Dunbar, E., Reimer, P., Bayliss, A., Griffiths, S. & Whittle, A., 31 Dec 2016, In : Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. 82, p. 193-225 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
12 Citations (Scopus)

The settlement of Crossiecrown: the Grey and the Red Houses

Card, N., Downes, J., Richards, C., Jones, R., Challands, A., French, C. A. I. & Thomas, A. S., Nov 2016, The Development of Neolithic House Societies in Orkney. Oxford: Windgather Press, ch7

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2015

A monumental task: building the dolmens of Britain and Ireland

Richards, C. & Cummings, V., 1 May 2015, The megalithic architecture of Europe. Laporte, L. & Scarre, C. (eds.). Oxford: Oxbow, p. 49-58 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Wrapped in images: body metaphors, petroglyphs and landscape in the island world of Rapa Nui (Easter Island)

Richards, C. & Croucher, K., 2014, Wrapping and Unwrapping Material Culture: Archaeological and Anthropological Perspectives. Harris, S. & Douny, L. (eds.). Routledge, p. 209-228 20 p.

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