Type: Article
Title: The Gralheira lode in the territorium metallorum Tresminas/Jales. A "treasure trove" of ancient mining technology
Authors: Helfert, Markus
Kersten, Thomas 
Lindstaedt, Maren 
Mechelke, Klaus 
Wahl-Clerici, Regula
Rosa, Diogo
Issue Date: 11-Sep-2023
Abstract: 
The little-known Roman gold mining site "Gralheira" is located near the well-explored mine of Tresminas. The 2.5 km long, almost dead straight archaeological monument from the first and second centuries AD is currently under threat from possible mining activities on the one hand and from modern waste disposal in the pits on the other. Since 2019, the Roman mining traces have been investigated by means of intensive field inspections, terrestrial 3d laser scanning and aerial photography. The following article will present first impressions and findings on this structure, as well as questions and preliminary interpretations.
Subject Class (DDC): 930: Alte Geschichte, Archäologie
HCU-Faculty: Photogrammetrie und Laserscanning 
Journal or Series Name: Frankfurter elektronische Rundschau zur Altertumskunde 
Issue: 50
Start page: 10
End page: 39
Publisher: Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main
ISSN: 1862-8478
Publisher DOI: 10.21248/fera.50.338
URN (Citation Link): urn:nbn:de:gbv:1373-repos-12678
Directlink: https://repos.hcu-hamburg.de/handle/hcu/986
Language: English
Creative Commons License: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/
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