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.
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 […]
Programme of winter lectures, summer visits and annual study trip. Continues to maintain the site and remains of Keynsham Abbey. Carries out research and excavation.
Programme of winter lectures, spring evening visits and summer all-day excursions. Some non-invasive fieldwork.