Programme of lectures, outings and artefact handling sessions. Annual publication. Occasional excavation, but normally field work only. The Field Group is carrying out a survey of an area to the east of Sutton Coldfield, and is also involved in the West Midlands Burnt Mounds Survey. Volunteers welcome.
Active field, records and publications groups. Field work includes topographic and geophysical surveying, field walking, and group training days. Currently excavations at Chesham Bois and geophysical surveys of Roman villas in Chess Valley. Landscape GIS based research study, Prehistoric to Post-medieval of Chess and Misbourne Valleys.
Programme of winter lectures and summer excursions. A century of Archaeology in East Herts. published 1998. Publishes newsletter and ‘Hertfordshire Archaeology’.
Programme of 6 lectures October to May. Continuing project of recording stone walls and ridge-and-furrow. Work continues towards publication of previously completed projects.
Aim: advancement of the study of archaeology by members of the public, through activities including lectures and field trips covering all periods and subjects, journal ‘Northern Archaeology’ and excavation in Northumberland.
Excavations in and around the Roman bath house at Tripontium continue on most Saturday afternoons throughout the year. Visits and talks can be arranged, but numbers are restricted. The Fourth and Final Report on Tripontium is now available from the Society, please see details on our web site. The Society was winner of the 2004 […]
Excavation in 2003 and 2004 at a site adjacent to Beeleigh Abbey near Maldon, Essex has revealed the well preserved foundations of a medieval hall building. All the evidence from a large number of artefacts points to a late 15th/early 16th century date and a building associated with the abbey. Six hearths have been uncovered […]
Programme of outings. Visits to current sites. Contribute towards publication costs of CAT’s annual magazine, ‘The Colchester Archaeologist’.
Post-excavation work and documentary research. Survey and excavation at High Legh.
The Yorkshire Vernacular Buildings Study Group researches and records the vernacular architecture of Yorkshire, organises day-schools, conferences and walkabouts, and publishes newssheets and an annual journal.