Martin Weaver Conservation Consultant Inc.
28 Sheahan Crescent, Nepean, Ontario CANADA K2H 8M2
560 Riverside Drive, 12B. New York, New York 10027 USA
Nepean Tel: (613) 596-1251 Fax: (613) 596-4926.
New York Tel: (212) 866-3540 Fax: (212) 866-1986
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Professor Martin E Weaver AA Dipl
Archaeological excavations, rock art and cave art, and related archaeological experience
1957, 1958 Snail Down, Wiltshire UK.
Bronze Age cemetery site; surveyor and site supervisor.
1957, 1958, 1959, 1960 Gwithian, Cornwall, UK.
Mediaeval, Dark Ages, Bronze Age and Iron Age domestic site. Architect/surveyor
1958 Liskey Hill, Cornwall, UK.
Bronze Age Burial Mound. Architect/surveyor.
1959, 1960 Knossos, Crete, Greece.
Neolithic site. Architect/surveyor and draughtsman.
1958, 1959, 1960 Danes' Camp, Glos, Worcs, UK.
Iron Age Fortress. Architect/surveyor.
1959 Iona, Argyll, Scotland, UK.
Iron Age, Dark Age, Mediaeval and Sub-mediaeval Domestic and Monastic
1961,1962,1964 Preston Montfort Field Study Centre, and the Roveries,
Iron Age and Mediaeval Fortifications. Instructor in archaeological surveying
for Universities of Birmingham and London summer field courses.
1961,1963 Pasargadae, Iran.
Bronze Age, Neolithic, Achaemenid, Seleucid, and Islamic Sites. Architect/surveyor,
1962 St Dennis Fort, Lanivet or Castilly Henge.
Iron Age, Neolithic, Bronze Age and Mediaeval Fortifications. Architect/surveyor.
1966, 1967 Swanscombe Pit, Galley Hill Pit, Kent UK. Palaeolithic
site. Preparation of special surveys relating to the previous excavations,
etc work commissioned by the British Museum.
1968 Pertek & Til or Korluca, Tunceli, Keban Dam Rescue Operations,
Early Christian, Syriac, Byzantine, Armenian, Islamic, Ottoman Churches,
Mosques, and Castle. Supervising students carrying out preliminary field
work, e.g., preparation of measured drawings; archaeological research
and general documentation of monuments in flood-threatened archaeological
zone prior to commencement of a hydro-electric dam scheme.
1970 Can Hasan, Turkey.
Neolithic Site. Developing and directing scientific experiments with airdome
and other apparatus for increasing or improving recovery of archaeological
1970 Pulur, Keban Dam Rescue Operations, Turkey.
Bronze Age Site. Conservation adviser for the block-lifting salvage of
unique unbaked clay shrines.
1971, 1972, 1973 Hornos de la PeŇa, North Spain; and other sites in
South Spain and the Regions of Burgos and Madrid.
Palaeolithic Cave Art Sites. Responsible for the complete recording and
documentation of the physical form of a number of complicated cave systems,
together with all palaeolithic cave paintings and engravings. Also responsible
for the recording of archaeological research and anthropological studies.
1978, 1980 Dealy Island, High Arctic, NWT, Canada.
Responsible for the architectural conservation and partial restoration
of the 1853 building known as Captain Kellett's Storehouse; working in
close cooperation with a team of two archaeologists, two artifacts' conservators,
and an architectural photographer and recording specialist. Returned to
the site in 1980 to check the condition of the resource and to repair
floor damaged by polar bear.
1983 Peale Point and Kekerten Island, Baffin Island, Arctic Canada.
Thule Culture and later periods; especially Scottish, Inuit and American
whaling site from 1853 onwards. Responsible for preliminary conservation
studies and survey preparations; establishment of survey grids etc, for
two sites working in close cooperation with two teams of archaeologists.
1986 Louisbourg , Nova Scotia, Canada.
Historic lighthouses project excavating remains dated from 1731-6 onwards
and developing new techniques for immediate stabilisation and conservation
of ruins. Responsible for conservation of ruins in close coordination
with the archaeologists