Publications List


R.A.Ixer & P.R.Duller. 1998. Virtual Atlas of Opaque and Ore Minerals in their Associations - Website at http://www.smenet.org/opaque-ore/. (This Atlas is hosted by another site - please use your Back button to return to this page).


(Book Review) 2003 Mining and Metal production through the Ages. P.Craddock and J Lang. (eds)

R. A. Ixer. 2004. The petrography of Prehistoric pottery from Ross Island mine. Appendix 7. In: Ross Island, Mining, Metal and Society in Early Ireland. W.O'Brien. Department of Archaeology. Galway. 643-650.

R.A. Ixer. 2003. Ore Mineralogy. In: Excavations on Copa Hill, Cwmystwyth (1986 - 1999). An early Bronze Age copper mine within the uplands of Central Wales. S. Timberlake (ed.) BAR British Series, 348, 99.

R.A.Ixer. 2003. The petrography of the wallrocks and open-void fluorite mineralization
at Rogerley Mine, Stanhope, North Pennines.

R.A.Ixer and R.A.D. Pattrick. 2003. Copper-arsenic ores and Bronze Age mining and metallurgy with special reference to the British Isles. In: Mining and Metal Production Through the Ages, P.T. Craddock and J. Lang (eds.) The British Museum Press. 9-20.

R.A. Ixer, O. Williams-Thorpe, R. E. Bevins & A.D. Chambers. A comparison between 'total petrography' and geochemistry using portable X-ray fluorescence as provenancing tools for some Midlands axe-heads. In: Elizabeth A. Walker, Francis F. Wenban-Smith & Frances Healy (eds). Lithics in Action: papers from the Lithic Studies in the Year 2000 Conference. Lithic Studies Monograph. (Pre-print).

R. A. Ixer. 2003. Foundered or founded on rock - a future for Welsh provenance studies. In: "Towards a Research Agenda for Welsh Archaeology". C.S. Briggs (ed.). BAR British Series 343, 213 - 219.

R.A. Ixer. 2001. The mineralogy of Iron Age copper ores from Campolungo. In: Campolungo (Bienno-Collio, Brescia) campagna di scavi anno 2000. C.C. Tizzoni, A. Ferrario, D. Morin, R.A. Ixer, M. Ruffa, M. Tizzoni and A. Zahova. Notizie Archaeologiche Bergomensi. 9. 144-149.

R.A. Ixer. 2000. Potential and Realizable Ores from the Great Orme Mine. Journal of the Great Orme Exploration Society 1, 7-12.

R.A. Ixer. 1999. The Role of Ore Geology and Ores in the Archaeological Provenancing of Metals. In: 'Metals in Antiquity'. S.M.Young, M.Pollard, P.Budd and R.A.Ixer (eds), British Archaeological Reports.792 43-52.

P. Budd, R. Haggerty, R.A. Ixer, B. Scaife & R.G. Thomas. 1999. Copper deposits in south-west England identified as a source of Copper Age metalwork.

(Book Review) 1997 Early metal mining and production. P.Craddock. Minerals Industry International. 44-45.

R.A.Ixer. 1997. Report on the Copa Hill mineralisation. Geoarchaeological research into Prehistoric mining for copper in Wales. D.A.Jenkins and S Timberlake. Unpublished report to the Leverhulme Trust. Appendix 2. 113-114.

R.A.Ixer. 1996. Ore petrography and archaeological provenance. Feature Mineralogical Society Bulletin 113, 17-19.

R.A. Ixer. 1992. Mining, Mineralization and Tax Evasion in the Channel Islands. Symposium Edition, 20th National Symposium "Roches sans Frontieres" Exeter. The Journal of the Open University Geological Society, 16-23.

R.A. Ixer and S. Lunt. 1991. Petrography of certain Pre-Spanish pottery of Peru. In Recent Developments in Ceramic Petrology. Middleton, A. and Freestone I. (eds). British Museum Occasional Papers, 81, 137-164.
The contents page for British Museum Occasional Papers 81 is http://www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/science/dept/occpub/sr-dept-op81.html