MIA Archaeology of Klein Bolayi at EV05





Thursday, August 20, 2015 to Friday, August 31, 2018





This permit is issued to Dr Ceri Ashley in collaboration with Dr Alexander Antonites to undertake excavation at the Iron Age site EV05, Klein Baloyi, Musina District, Limpopo Province. It is noted that this permit application is part of a larger project whereby a further three sites will be excavated, EV01, EV03 and EV10


  1. If the permit holder is not to be present on the site at all times then the heritage authority must be provided with the names and qualifications of the authorised representatives.
  2. Adequate recording methods as specified in the Regulations and Guidelines pertaining to the National Heritage Resources Act must be employed.  Note that the position of all excavations and objects collected must be marked on a plan of site.
  3. A standard site record form must be lodged with the University of Pretoria.
  4. All archaeological material collected and excavated, as well as field notes and records, will be curated by the University of Pretoria.
  5. An annual progress report on the results of the excavations and analyses must be submitted to the heritage authority issuing this permit on 31 August 2016 and 31 August 2017, and a final report is due on or before 31 August 2018.
  6. Reprints of all published papers or copies of theses and/or reports resulting from this work must be lodged with the heritage authority.
  7. If a published report has not appeared within three years of the lapsing of this permit, the report required in terms of the permit will be made available to researchers on request.
  8. It is the responsibility of the permit holder to obtain permission from the landowner for each visit, and conditions of access imposed by the landowner must be observed.
  9. It is the responsibility of the permit holder to fill in excavations and protect sites during and after excavation to the satisfaction of the heritage authority and the landowner.
  10. The heritage authority shall not be liable for any losses, damages or injuries to persons or properties as a result of any activities in connection with this permit.
  11. The heritage authority reserves the right to cancel this permit by notice to the permit holder.



PDF of Permit: 

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