Honor Frost: A Diving Pioneer | University of Oxford

Honor Frost: A Diving Pioneer

Dr Elena Flavia Castagnino Berlinghieri, marine archaeologist
11:00 - 12:00
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
OX1 2PH
Lectures and seminars
£5 / £4 concessions
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Discover the remarkable story of one of the world’s first underwater archaeologists, Honor Frost (1917‒2010). From an experimental dive in a London garden well to excavating shipwrecks across the Mediterranean, Frost devoted herself to underwater archaeology with a passion, declaring “Any time spent on the surface was a waste of time.”