Programme of winter lectures and summer excursions. Publishes a journal.
The County Society of South Yorkshire and North Derbyshire. Publishes Transactions biennially. The majority of the Society’s activities are in conjunction with professional organisations.
Lectures, visits May- September
An active amateur organisation based in the Milton Keynes area. Aims to provide a forum and focal point for people interested in archaeology, and to broaden the popularity of archaeology by arranging talks and lectures, as well as increasing the known archaeology of Milton Keynes by carrying out practical work such as digs and field [...]
Programme of lectures, field meetings and coach outings. Museum and library available to members. Occasional evaluation excavations.
We are a village society, mostly interested in local and Scottish matters. Only occasionally are we concerned with archaeological happenings.
Programme of day outings and evening visits. Publishes ‘The Monmouthshire Antiquary’. A Day School on 7 October 2006 is open to the general public, details available in August. Organised in conjunction with the Caerleon Research Forum. To be held in Caerleon on Saturday 7 October 2006.
Researching Roman Roads in the area and other possible Roman activity. Some weekend fieldwork possible in the summer.
A charitable trust formed to preserve the ancient Upwich Pit and brine springs at Droitwich, Worcestershire. Excavations on this site show continuous exploitation of the brine springs since the late Bronze and early Iron Age to the 20th century. Now a Spa town, this concentrated brine is used for therapeutic purposes. (NO EVIDENCE OF EXISTENCE)
Fortnightly lecture series during the winter. Summer programme of walks, visits and field work including resistivity surveys, fieldwalking and topographical surveys. Society has an extensive library. Excavation Sundays and some other days July to October 2006
The Yeovil Archaeological and Local History Society was founded in 1954 and publishes a bi-annual newsletter and an annual journal (called Chronicle). There is a programme of winter lectures and summer field visits. We also have close contacts with local university run field projects (particularly at South Cadbury) and run small projects ourselves. In 2004 [...]
Lectures, walks, coach trips, fieldwork and research. Publishes annual journal and Gloucestershire IA guide.
Aims to support the Trust financially and practically. Makes grants in support of Trust activities. Opportunities for Friends to help with finds processing and sometimes at Trust excavations. Programme of lectures, visits and annual short holiday. Access to specialist library for Friends. Publishes three newsletters a year.
Two new sites given SMR numbers in Larne Area through our work over the past two years. An Iron Age Hillfort and an early Christian Rath. Three other sites still on- going which may or may not be given SMR numbers in the near future.
Conferences, lectures and field trips.
The Carmarthenshire Antiquarian Society was founded in 1905 and is one of the foremost County antiquarian societies in Wales. From its inception the founding members saw a need to record, publish and collect all things relating to the history, antiquities and natural history of ‘Carmarthenshire in particular, and West Wales in general’. This philosophy has [...]
The Hampshire and Wight Trust for Maritime Archaeology promotes interest, research and knowledge of maritime archaeology and heritage in Great Britain with core activities concentrated in the counties of Hampshire, the Isle of Wight and the adjacent South Coast areas. The Trust runs a programme of research led fieldwork involving professional archaeologists, volunteers and students. [...]
The Friends of the Newport Ship (S.O.S.) is a Registered Charity formed in 2002 to promote knowledge and information about the Newport Mediaeval Ship and to foster an appreciation of the maritime and industrial heritage of South Wales. The Association aims to provide a forum for debate, monitor progress on conservation of the vessel and [...]
The study of the vernacular buildings of Scotland, involving a programme of study days and weekends, and the publication of a journal, Vernacular Building, and a series of Regional and Thematic volumes. Survey and record remains of buildings.
Co-operating with the Greater Manchester Archaeological Unit. Carries out documentary research, geophysical survey and fieldwalking. Since 2003 we have been carrying out small scale excavations at the site of Gristlehurst Hall. This year (2010) we are carrying out small scale excavations at the site of Gristlehurst Hall. The dig takes place every Wednesday (weather permitting) [...]