Covers the whole Yorkshire area. Specialist sections include Prehistoric Research, Roman Antiquities, Medieval History, Local History, Industrial History, Family History, and Aerial Photography, bring the total membership to over 2,000. A regular programme of meetings and events is held at Claremont and, increasingly, around the County. The Grants Committee supports excavation and post-excavation work. A […]
MARS undertakes commercial and research surveys with metal detectors using the MARS system of fifty metre squares with finds recorded to the nearest metre. We are currently evaluating a GPS system which claims to be accurate to at least three metres. Our research is mostly on Roman and medieval sites, under the plough, with the […]
Programme of talks and outings. Publishes a newsletter
Winter lectures, summer excursions. Only regional Section of Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
The Society, launched in February 1996, exists for the support of all aspects of toponymic studies in Scotland, and in particular the work of the Scottish Place-Name Database at the University of St. Andrews and the University of Edinburgh.
Programme of lectures from October to April. Outings. Publishes autumn news sheet and spring magazine. Monitors planning applications.
Programme of monthly lectures October to April. Also carries out fieldwork survey projects and watching briefs on developments.
The Uttoxeter Archaeological Society (U.A.S.) was formed in September 2002 to explore the Archaeology of Uttoxeter and the surrounding area. This amateur society aims to provide a focus for people interested in the towns’ history and prehistory. The society undertakes a range of activities including a programme of talks, School after school clubs, collection exhibitions, […]
Ancient materials, technology and conservation co-operative. Runs workshops in experimental archaeology, makes replicas, and carries out technological and conservation research. Displays and public viewing gallery attached to foundry in Chatham’s Historic Dockyard.