The Australian Historic Shipwreck Preservation Project – interim progress report

Dublin Core

Title

The Australian Historic Shipwreck Preservation Project – interim progress report

Description

In early 2012 the Australian Historic Shipwreck Preservation Project (AHSPP) was formally awarded a large Australian Research Council (ARC) Linkage Grant, enabling ten Partner Organisations to join with four Australian Universities in one of the largest multi-organisational maritime archaeology projects to be undertaken in Australia. The project involved a month-long excavation on the historic shipwreck Clarence (1850) in April/May 2012 and a complex reburial program in November 2012. Further in-situ preservation work is also being conducted on James Matthews (1841) in Western Australia to test experimental reburial approaches in an alternative marine environment. The work on Clarence is now in its research, analysis, monitoring and reporting phase, with artefact, sediment and chemical analyses being undertaken. This paper will provide an interim report on AHSPP since its launch at the 1st Asia-Pacific Regional Conference on Underwater Cultural Heritage in Manila in 2011. It will provide analysis of some of the more significant artefacts and features revealed during excavation and approaches to long-term in-situ preservation and management of shipwreck sites.

Creator

Debra Shefi
Peter Veth
Cassandra Philippou
Jennifer Rodrigues
Vicki Richards
Peter Harvey, in Van Tilburg, H., Tripati, S., Walker Vadillo, V., Fahy, B., and Kimura, J. (eds.)

Date

5/15/2014

Files

Citation


Fatal error: Uncaught ValueError: version_compare(): Argument #3 ($operator) must be a valid comparison operator in /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Xml/Security.php:172 Stack trace: #0 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Xml/Security.php(172): version_compare('8.0.30', '5.6', 'gte') #1 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Xml/Security.php(76): Zend_Xml_Security::isPhpFpm() #2 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Xml/Security.php(150): Zend_Xml_Security::scan('<?xml version="...', NULL) #3 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Locale/Data.php(160): Zend_Xml_Security::scanFile('/home/kknoerl/t...') #4 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Locale/Data.php(232): Zend_Locale_Data::_findRoute('en_US', '/ldml/dates/cal...', '', 'pattern', Array) #5 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Locale/Data.php(1137): Zend_Locale_Data::_getFile('en_US', '/ldml/dates/cal...', '', 'pattern') #6 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Date.php(843): Zend_Locale_Data::getContent('en_US', 'date', Array) #7 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Date.php(580): Zend_Date->_parseIsoToDate('FFFF', 'en_US') #8 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Date.php(466): Zend_Date->_toToken('FFFF', 'en_US') #9 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/globals.php(1006): Zend_Date->toString('FFFF') #10 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/models/Item.php(489): format_date(1712990409, 'FFFF') #11 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/models/Item.php(202): Item->getCitation() #12 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/views/helpers/Metadata.php(169): Item->getProperty('citation') #13 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/views/helpers/Metadata.php(144): Omeka_View_Helper_Metadata->_getRecordMetadata(Object(Item), 'citation') #14 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/views/helpers/Metadata.php(73): Omeka_View_Helper_Metadata->_getText(Object(Item), 'citation') #15 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/View/Abstract.php(349): Omeka_View_Helper_Metadata->metadata(Object(Item), 'citation', Array) #16 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/globals.php(2042): Zend_View_Abstract->__call('metadata', Array) #17 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/themes/berlin/items/show.php(33): metadata('item', 'citation', Array) #18 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Omeka/View.php(114): include('/home/kknoerl/t...') #19 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/View/Abstract.php(888): Omeka_View->_run('/home/kknoerl/t...') #20 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Controller/Action/Helper/ViewRenderer.php(912): Zend_View_Abstract->render(NULL) #21 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Controller/Action/Helper/ViewRenderer.php(933): Zend_Controller_Action_Helper_ViewRenderer->renderScript('items/show.php', NULL) #22 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Controller/Action/Helper/ViewRenderer.php(972): Zend_Controller_Action_Helper_ViewRenderer->render() #23 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Controller/Action/HelperBroker.php(277): Zend_Controller_Action_Helper_ViewRenderer->postDispatch() #24 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Controller/Action.php(527): Zend_Controller_Action_HelperBroker->notifyPostDispatch() #25 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Controller/Dispatcher/Standard.php(308): Zend_Controller_Action->dispatch('showAction') #26 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Controller/Front.php(954): Zend_Controller_Dispatcher_Standard->dispatch(Object(Zend_Controller_Request_Http), Object(Zend_Controller_Response_Http)) #27 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Application/Bootstrap/Bootstrap.php(105): Zend_Controller_Front->dispatch() #28 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Application.php(384): Zend_Application_Bootstrap_Bootstrap->run() #29 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Omeka/Application.php(73): Zend_Application->run() #30 /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/index.php(23): Omeka_Application->run() #31 {main} thrown in /home/kknoerl/themua.org/collections/application/libraries/Zend/Xml/Security.php on line 172