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Museo de la Mineria del Pais Vasco (ES)
Miningof the Basque Country - Archaeological survey along all the Basque Country to locate “ferrerias de monte”. Selected archaeological digs. of a medieval workshop due to realize public demonstrations for experimental archaeometallurgy congresses, schools and general public.
The main aim of the mining
Along with this, there is a team of archaeologist who for the last 14 years has been carrying out a research program to try and find the origins of steel in the area. In addition to the archaeological digs we have reconstructed a medieval iron workshop using the same methods available at that time. We also do outdoor experiments to aid in our research.
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