Sad loss of Project Founder, Prof. John Hearle MBE.

Last Update 27 Jan 2017 · Posted 23 Aug 2016 · Pamela Pearson

We are sad to share the news that John Hearle, Chair of Mellor Archaeological Trust, passed away peacefully in May 2016.

John Hearle MBE 1925-2016

Sadly we have to report that John Hearle, Chairman and founder of Mellor Archaeological Trust, and co-founder of this project, passed away peacefully in May this year. John was actively involved in all aspects of the project, and his contributions to the project will be greatly missed. Read his obituary here in the Guardian online.

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