Archaeological Database

The database contains objects excavated by Operation WALBEA from US military bases in East Anglia. You can explore artefacts from the barracks, mess hall and the Post Exchange. Simply browse the images in a particular category and click on ones you like. You can also search by context to see all objects from one assemblage.

Engineers Combination Square

Engineers Combination Square

Grinding Wheel Dresser

Grinding Wheel Dresser

Drill Bit

Drill Bit

Nail

Nail

Ratchet

Ratchet

Ratchet

Ratchet

Operational instructions for radio compass SR-269-G

Operational instructions for radio compass SR-269-G

Flap Solenoid

Flap Solenoid

B17 Door Handle

B17 Door Handle

Skeet Fragment

Skeet Fragment

Soldering Iron

Soldering Iron

G Clamp

G Clamp

Axe Head

Axe Head

Ammunition Link Chute

Ammunition Link Chute

Chin Turret Gun Sleeve

Chin Turret Gun Sleeve

Chin Turret Gun Sleeve

Chin Turret Gun Sleeve

Bugle

Bugle

Fuel Tank Cover

Fuel Tank Cover

Champagne Bottle

Champagne Bottle

Champagne Bottle

Champagne Bottle

Coca Cola Bottle

Coca Cola Bottle

Electrical Equipment

Electrical Equipment

Button

Button

Lighter

Lighter

Aircraft Panel

Aircraft Panel

B17 ID Plate

B17 ID Plate

Champagne Bottle

Champagne Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Urine Bottle

Urine Bottle

Hair Tonic

Hair Tonic

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Shaped Perspex

Shaped Perspex

Glass Jar

Glass Jar

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Jar

Glass Jar

Glass Jar

Glass Jar

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Parachute Buckle

Parachute Buckle

Part of aircraft

Part of aircraft

Cover from bomb release relay

Cover from bomb release relay

Fragment of white ceramic

Fragment of white ceramic

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Fragment of white ceramic

Fragment of white ceramic

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Lid of Jar

Lid of Jar

Comb

Comb

Toothbrush

Toothbrush

Toothbrush

Toothbrush

Glass Jar

Glass Jar

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Bottle

Glass Jar

Glass Jar

Canteen Bottle

Canteen Bottle

Shaving Cream Tube

Shaving Cream Tube

Toothbrush

Toothbrush

Brylcreem Jar

Brylcreem Jar

Old Spice

Old Spice

Toothpaste tube

Toothpaste tube

Door knob

Door knob

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Glass bottle

Ashtray

Ashtray

Shampoo bottle

Shampoo bottle

Shampoo bottle

Shampoo bottle

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Side of glass jar

Side of glass jar

Glass pane

Glass pane

Neck of bottle

Neck of bottle

Neck of bottle

Neck of bottle

Rim of glass jar

Rim of glass jar

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Base of glass jar

Base of glass jar

Ink bottle

Ink bottle

Glass jar

Glass jar

Glass jar

Glass jar

Soap dish

Soap dish

Small glass bottle

Small glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Side of whisky bottle

Side of whisky bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Neck of bottle

Neck of bottle

Base and side of glass bottle

Base and side of glass bottle

Base and side of glass bottle

Base and side of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Side of glass bottle

Side of glass bottle

Base of glass jar

Base of glass jar

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass jar

Base of glass jar

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Fragment of stoneware jar

Fragment of stoneware jar

White ceramic handle

White ceramic handle

Fragment of white ceramic tableware

Fragment of white ceramic tableware

Fragment of jar

Fragment of jar

Fragment of jar

Fragment of jar

Fragment of white ceramic tableware

Fragment of white ceramic tableware

Neck of bottle

Neck of bottle

Base of glass jar

Base of glass jar

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Neck of bottle

Neck of bottle

Base of bottle

Base of bottle

Shampoo bottle

Shampoo bottle

Shampoo bottle

Shampoo bottle

Fragment of white ceramic tableware

Fragment of white ceramic tableware

Fragment of white ceramic tableware

Fragment of white ceramic tableware

Rim of white ceramic plate

Rim of white ceramic plate

Side of glass jar

Side of glass jar

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Clear glass pane

Glass phial

Glass phial

Glass jar

Glass jar

0.5 cal bullet

0.5 cal bullet

0.5 cal shell casing

0.5 cal shell casing

Aircraft window trim

Aircraft window trim

Pipe

Pipe

Part of Perspex window

Part of Perspex window

Pipe

Pipe

Lamp Fixture

Lamp Fixture

Lid

Lid

Cup

Cup

Tube

Tube

Tube of antiseptic cream

Tube of antiseptic cream

Small glass bottle

Small glass bottle

Stopper

Stopper

Electrical equipment

Electrical equipment

Tube

Tube

Perspex panel

Perspex panel

Perspex panel

Perspex panel

Perspex panel

Perspex panel

Perspex panel

Perspex panel

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Rim of glass jar

Rim of glass jar

Base of glass jar

Base of glass jar

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Base of drink bottle

Base of drink bottle

Base of Coca Cola bottle

Base of Coca Cola bottle

Locker key

Locker key

Locker key

Locker key

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Reinforced glass

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Rim of ceramic jar

Rim of ceramic jar

Part of ceramic jar

Part of ceramic jar

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Whistle

Whistle

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Meat Can Top

Meat Can Top

Meat Can

Meat Can

0.5 cal Shell Casing

0.5 cal Shell Casing

Part of ceramic jar

Part of ceramic jar

Part of ceramic jar

Part of ceramic jar

Base of glass jar

Base of glass jar

Fragment of glass object

Fragment of glass object

Buckle

Buckle

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic jar

Part of ceramic jar

Part of ceramic plate

Part of ceramic plate

Part of a ceramic jar

Part of a ceramic jar

Fork

Fork

Fragment of glass object

Fragment of glass object

Rim of glass jar

Rim of glass jar

Fragment of glass bottle

Fragment of glass bottle

Fragment of glass cylinder

Fragment of glass cylinder

Pocket Watch

Pocket Watch

Base of ceramic jar

Base of ceramic jar

Base of ceramic jar

Base of ceramic jar

Base of ceramic jar

Base of ceramic jar

Fragment of white ceramic object

Fragment of white ceramic object

Base of jam jar

Base of jam jar

Fragment of glass jar

Fragment of glass jar

Rim of glass jar

Rim of glass jar

Fragment of glass object

Fragment of glass object

Canteen Cup

Canteen Cup

Hook

Hook

Metal Fixture

Metal Fixture

Perspex Panel

Perspex Panel

Metal Fixture

Metal Fixture

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Chaff

Chaff

Fork

Fork

0.5 cal Bullet

0.5 cal Bullet

Harness Buckle

Harness Buckle

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Part of glass bottle

Part of glass bottle

37mm Casing Rim

37mm Casing Rim

0.5 cal Casing

0.5 cal Casing

Shaving Cream Tube

Shaving Cream Tube

Fragment of white ceramic object

Fragment of white ceramic object

Fragment of kitchenware vessel

Fragment of kitchenware vessel

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Aircraft Plotter

Aircraft Plotter

Razor head

Razor head

Cockpit Mk II Lamp

Cockpit Mk II Lamp

Top of glass bottle

Top of glass bottle

Fork

Fork

Shaving Brush

Shaving Brush

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Fragment of ceramic tableware

Top of glass bottle

Top of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle

Base of glass bottle