Patrons and Sponsors

Patrons and Sponsors


  • The Hajar Project is deeply grateful for the sponsorship, financial support and aid-in-kind of the following institutions and individuals:


  • The Ministry of Heritage and Culture, Sultanate of Oman.
  • The Institute of Archaeology and Antiquity, School of Arts and Law, The University of Birmingham.
  • The Anglo-Omani Society
  • The British Institute for the Study of Iraq.
  • The Institute of Geophysics and Tectonics, School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds.
  • The Glaciology Group, School of Environment and Society, Swansea University.
  • Carillion Alawi LLC.
  • Yahya Construction LLC.
  • Mr Shawqi Sultan
  • Mr David Whitfield
  • Mrs Siw Rantapäa Buringh


We are also greatly indebted to Mr Henry Buglass (formerly computer draughtsman at the Institute of Archaeology and Antiquity, University of Birmingham) for his excellent cartographic work on the Expedition’s contour map of the Bisya Area Site, and to our splendid and committed team for giving of their time and talent to work with The Hajar Project in the Sultanate of Oman.



Acknowledgements-Photographs and Maps

H. Buglass

B. Greaves

H. Jaeschke

R.L. Jaeschke

J.J. Orchard

G. Stanger