Ayrton, Edward Russell
Ayrton's first solo excavation was of Shunet ez-Zebib. He later worked to recover graves at Deir el-Bahari. His most notable achievements were worked with Theodore Davis at Biban el-Moluk on the tombs of the kings and with W. L. S. Loat in Abydos on the Sixth Dynasty tombs.
Egyptologist and archeologist
The XIth Dynasty Temple at Deir el-Bahari
"Edward Ayrton," H.R. Hall, London: Egypt Exploration Society, 1915, accessed May 29th 2015, print
The Pre-Dynastic Cemetery at El Mahasna
Dawson, Warren R. Who Was Who in Egyptology, 1972.
Excavator who worked with Theodore Davis in the Valley of the Kings.
“Ayrton, Edward Russell,” The Emma B. Andrews Diary Project, accessed October 2, 2022, https://www.emmabandrews.org/project/items/show/14.