3D Georadar Survey

3D Georadar Survey of the Hornachuelos-Fornacis oppidum has begun. This task is included within Objective A.1. “Definition of defenses, urbanism and oppidum stratigraphies” (Axis A). These works have been carried out by the CAI Archeometry Unit of the Complutense University of Madrid, under the supervision of directors of the project.      

New work in Hornachuelos

Yesterday the planned drone flight took place in Hornachuelos to prepare a detailed topographic and photogrammetric plan of the oppidum of Fornacis and its immediate surroundings. This task is included in Objective A.1. “Definition of the defenses, urbanism and stratigraphies of the oppidum” (Line A). These works have been carried out by the company Arkeographos […]

FORNACIS website

Hornachuelos - FORNACIS - El oppidum de Fornacis en el marco histórico de la Beturia

We are introducing this bilingual website for the purpose of promoting dissemination of the FORNACIS Project over the internet and in the main social networks (Facebook and Twitter), as part of the National Plan for PGC [Knowledge Generation] R&D+i , Type B, of the Ministry of Science and Innovation (MICINN). It also aims to further […]

In memory of José Masa Romero

The FORNACIS project team was saddened by the recent loss of Mr José J. Masa Romero, former mayor of Ribera del Fresno, who, during his term of office, offered his ongoing support and collaboration in the progress of the excavations at Hornachuelos. Our sincere condolences go out to his family and friends. May he rest […]