Programme of monthly lectures. Undertakes fieldwalking, surveying of earthworks, landscape and documentary research and excavation.
A friendly and enthusiastic group with members of all ages. We have monthly meetings, including site visits. There are opportunities to join in excavations locally.
The B & G is one of the oldest county archaeological societies, publishing both Transactions and Record series. Maintains library. Research grants of up to ?500 offered each year. Closing date 1st February: details from Secretary.
The British Museum Friends have raised over ?4m for the British Museum. There is a special events programme, and free and priority entry to all British Museum exhibitions
Publishes newsletters and an occasional journal. Holds an annual conference.
An international organisation interested in the whole range of fortifications since the advent of gunpowder. Thrice-yearly newsletter ‘Casemate’; annual journal ‘Fort’; annual Conference and annual overseas study tour.
Archaeology field trips & field schools for anyone with an interest in Archaeology. We provide first class information & are specialists in Pre-history, Megalithic monuments & Rock-Art. Enjoy the experience of exploring the settlement areas, burial monuments and the ritual landscapes of our ancient ancestors. Get actively involved in new research and field surveys.
The Nent Valley Archaeological Research Project is an archaeological field school which has been set up to record the archaeological resource in the North Pennines, and beyond. The project aims to provide archaeology students, and prospective entrants into archaeology courses at university, the opportunity to gain valuable fieldwork experience by participating in the project; skills [...]
The Nottinghamshire branch of the national Young Archaeologists Club, the only UK wide archaeology club for children aged 8-16. We meet monthly to learn about and have fun with archaeology. We have received a £25,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund to pay for 20 young people to research the impact of the Civil War [...]
Annual arable fieldwalking. Meets for spring and autumn sessions and site trips. Occasional digs
A national business consultancy providing conference, business and strategic planning services to Archaeological Units, museums, archaeological consultants and associated parties. It has extensive experience in the public, private and voluntary sectors and provides business planning advice to the IFA. It organises training courses in business skills for archaeologists and relevant conferences.
UK branch of large US firm. Geophysical survey; Image Enhancement; GIS; Software Development; CD ROM & www multimedia. Volunteers involved in work at sites throughout S. Midlands and Southern England.
Professional artist available for freelance archaeological illustration and reconstruction work. Illustrations contributed towards the Pitt Rivers Prize for Archaeology being awarded to the Pontefract and District Archaeological Society for the work on the Methley excavation of c17/18 river boats on the Aire Navigation in West Yorkshire.
Archaeological Consultants and Contractors undertaking projects throughout the UK. All types of archaeological work including Watching briefs, Evaluations, Geophysical Survey, GIS mapping, Desk-based Assessments, and much more.
The unit undertakes research and contract work in North West England, with particular interests in wetland archaeology, prehistoric, Romano-British and medieval rural settlement and landscapes. Services include desk-based assessments, fieldwalking, evaluations, excavations and aerial photography. Collaborates with University of Liverpool on annual teaching excavations.
Centre for Environmental Magnetism and Palaeomagnetism (CEMP). We undertake commercial (and non-commercial) archaeomagnetic dating, using any materials which are suitable, which normally means hearths, ovens and other heated features, although occasionally naturally deposited sediments associated with archaeological contexts are used. We also undertake magnetic characterisation of soils and archaeological materials for ?ground-truthing? magnetic geophys, surveys. [...]
Curator for City of Birmingham. Provides advice on planning issues and monument management. Promotes Birmingham’s archaeology through talks, site tours and literature. Maintains the computerised SMR.
Maintains computerised Sites and Monuments Record. Gives advice on planning issues and undertakes monument management and interpretation.