Ian Richmond

Sir Ian Archibald Richmond, CBE, FSA, FBA (10 May 1902 – 5 October 1965) was a British archaeologist and academic. He was Professor of the Archaeology of the Roman Empire at the University of Oxford.[1] In addition, he was Director of the British School at Rome from 1930 to 1932, President of the Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies from 1958 to 1961, and Director of the Society of Antiquaries of London from 1959 to 1964.


Sir Ian Richmond

Born(1902-05-10)10 May 1902
Died5 October 1965(1965-10-05) (aged 63)
TitleProfessor of the Archaeology of the Roman Empire
Academic background
EducationRuthin School
Alma materCorpus Christi College, Oxford
Academic work
Sub-disciplineRoman Britain
Roman Empire
Classical archaeology
InstitutionsQueen's University Belfast
British School at Rome
Durham University
University of Oxford