Rescue (British Archaeological Trust)

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Rescue, the British Archaeological Trust is a charitable organisation in the United Kingdom, "committed to the protection, conservation, recording and interpretation of archaeological evidence".

Rescue was founded in 1971 as a pressure group, campaigning for government funds to permit the excavation of archaeological sites in advance of road-building, construction or other development.


  • Hunter, J. R. and Ralston, I. B. M. (eds), 1993, Archaeological Resource Management in the UK. Stroud: Alan Sutton. ISBN 0-7509-0275-2

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