Excavations – Since Independence – Tamil Nadu

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Site Year(s) Excavated by Reference
Adiyamankottai 1980-81 1981-82 Madras University IAR 1980-81, p. 65; 1981-82, pp. 62-63.
Alagarai 1963-64 Madras
University
IAR
1963-64, p. 20.
Amirthamangalam 1954-55 ASI IAR
1954-55, pp. 20-22.
Appukallu 1976-77
1979-80
Madras
University
IAR
1976-77, pp. 47-48 1979-80, p. 70.
Attirambakkam 1964-65 ASI IAR
1964-65, pp. 20-22.
Auroville 1984-85;
1985-86
ASI IAR
1984-85, p. 77; 1985-86, pp. 70-71.
Cudiyam 1963-64 ASI IAR
1963-64, p. 19.
Darasuram 1985-86;
1986-87
ASI IAR
1985-86, p. 71; 1986-87, p. 72
Gangaikondacholapuram 1979-80
1983-84
Tamil Nadu
State Archaeology
IAR
1979-80, p. 71 1983-84, pp. 80-81.
Gingee
Fort
1973-74;
1993-94; 1994-95
ASI IAR
1973-74, p. 25; 1993-94, pp. 98-100; 1994-95, pp. 67-69
Gudiyam 1962-63
1963-64
ASI IAR
1962-63, p. 12 1963-64, p. 19.
Guttur 1982-83 Madras
University
IAR
1982-83, p. 71.
Gutturmalai 1982-83 Madras
University
IAR
1982-83, pp. 71-72.
Kallerimala 1978-79 Madras
University
IAR
1978-79, p. 73
Kambarmedu 1982-83
1983-84
ASI IAR
1982-83, pp. 72, 89. 1983-84, pp. 78-80.
Kanchipuram 1962-63;
1969-70 to 1972-73; 1974-75 1975-76
Madras
University Tamil Nadu State Archaeology
IAR
1962-63, p. 12; 1969-70, pp. 34-35; 1970-71, pp. 32-33; 1971-72,
pp. 42-43; 1972-73, p. 30; 1974-75, pp. 37-38 1975-76, p.
39.
Kannanur 1983-84 Tamil Nadu
State Archaeology
IAR
1983-84, p. 81.
Karaikadu 1966-67 ASI
French agencies
IAR
1966-67, p. 21.
Kaveripattinam 1962-63 to
1966-67; 1970-71; 1972-73; 1973-74 1977-78.
ASI

IAR
1962-63, p. 13; 1963-64, p. 20; 1964-65, pp. 24-25; 1965-66, pp.
24-25; 1966-67, p. 21; 1970-71, p. 35; 1972-73, pp. 32-33;
1973-74, p. 25 1977-78, p. 50.
Korkai 1968-69 Tamil Nadu
State Archaeology
IAR
1968-69, p. 32.
Kovalanpottal 1979-80 Tamil Nadu
State Archaeology
IAR
1979-80, p. 69.
Kudikadu 1987-88;
1988-89
Madras
University
IAR
1987-88, p. 103; 1988-89, p. 80.
Kunnattur 1955-56 to
1957-58.
ASI IAR
1955-56, p. 23; 1956-57, pp. 31-34 1957-58, pp. 37-38.
Malaiyampattu 1970-71 ASI IAR
1970-71, pp. 34-35.
Mallapadi 1977-78 Madras
University
IAR
1977-78, p. 50.
Manmalai 1988-89 T.N. State
Archaeology
IAR
1988-89, p. 81.
Mottur 1978-78 ASI IAR
1978-79, pp. 72-73.
Nanganallur 1973-74 ASI IAR
1973-74, p. 24.
Nayveli 1965-66 ASI IAR
1965-66, p. 24.
Neyveli 1965-66 ASI IAR
1965-66, p. 24.
Padavedu 1993-94 T.N. State
Archaeology
IAR
1993-94, p. 98
Paiyampalli 1964-65; 1967-68 ASI IAR
1964-65, pp. 22-23; 1967-68, pp. 26-30.
Palayarai 1983-84 Tamil Nadu
State Archaeology
IAR
1983-84, pp. 79-80.
Pallavamedu 1953-54; 1970-71 Tamil Nadu
State Archaeology
IAR
1953-54, p. 12; 1970-71, p. 33.
Perur 1970-71 ASI IAR
1970-71, pp. 33-34.
Poluvanpatti 1979-80 Tamil Nadu
State Archaeology
IAR
1979-80, pp. 68-69.
Poondi 1965-66 ASI IAR
1965-66, p. 24.
Sittanavasal 1975-76 ASI IAR
1975-76, pp. 39-42.
T.
Kallupatti
1976-77; 1979-80 ASI IAR
1976-77, pp. 46-47; 1979-80, p. 69.
Tirukkambuliyur 1961-62; 1962-63 Madras
University
IAR
1961-62, p. 28; 1962-63, p. 14.
Tiruvakkarai 1984-85 Madras
University
IAR
1984-85, pp. 77-78.
Ukkirankottai 1970-71 ASI IAR
1970-71, p. 35.
Uraiyur 1964-65; 1965-66;
1967-68
Madras
University
IAR
1964-65, pp. 25-26; 1965-66, pp. 26-27; 1967-68, pp. 360-31.
Vadamadurai 1966-67 ASI IAR
1966-67, pp. 20-21.
Vasavasamudram 1970-71 Tamil Nadu
State Archaeology
IAR
1970-71, p. 33.
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