This small group was established after the discovery of a Romano-British villa site in 1984. Excavations have since been ongoing, Sunday’s only, most of the villa building is inside the confines of the village church, but an apsidal wing and two sides of a ditched enclosure are available. Iron age features, postholes and gullies are […]
Umbrella organisation for network of community archaeology groups in Leics. & Rutland. Allows amateurs to contribute to and participate in the archaeology of Leics. & Rutland.
Local group of the Surrey Archaeological Society. Covers much of the North Downs in Surrey. Long-term research excavation on Sunday mornings May to October on multi-period – mainly prehistoric – site in Banstead, Surrey. Winter fieldwork includes landscape surveys, fieldwalking usually concentrating on Lower Palaeolithic sites. Publishes occasional bulletin. Group interested in all aspects of […]
Working in caves beneath the Broadmarsh Centre not previously cleared, in order to extend public access.
Potteries existed on Verwood Heath and the surrounding area from 1260 to 1952, and Penny Copland Griffiths has been researching them since 1972 and has identified some 42 kiln sites. In 2000 the Trust received a ?60,000 Lottery Award for a travelling exhibition which was launched at Dorchester on 31st May 2002. The Trust conducts […]
Two all-day Saturday meetings a year and an outdoor visit in the summer, with other excursions on an occasional basis. Website: www.britarch.ac.uk/cbaem
Industrial archaeology in Cornwall and West Devon. Regular monthly meetings, field trips. Quarterly newsletter and annual journal.
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.
We regrettably do not do any active archaeology, but liaise closely with the Exmoor National Park and their activities in that field.