Category: Local Societies


Tameside Archaeological Society

The Tameside Archaeological Society was founded in 1997.  As well as occasional talks by members or invited guests, the society also runs a couple of ongoing digs.  They also undertake resistivity surveys for themselves, the local university, and other organisations, as well as fieldwalking on the local moors, investigating possible sites, and doing exploratory excavations. […]


Friends of Perth and Kinross Heritage Trust

The Friends are a group of like minded individuals who have an interest in the Heritage of the Perth and Kinross area and who wish to complement the outstanding work that the Perth and Kinross Heritage Trust (PKHT) have done and are doing. PKHT have a long standing commitment to the Heritage and Archaeology of […]

Maritime Archaeology Trust

The Hampshire and Wight Trust for Maritime Archaeology promotes interest, research and knowledge of maritime archaeology and heritage in Great Britain with core activities concentrated in the counties of Hampshire, the Isle of Wight and the adjacent South Coast areas. The Trust runs a programme of research led fieldwork involving professional archaeologists, volunteers and students. […]

Manchester Region Industrial Archaeology Society

Programme of talks, visits and meetings. Undertakes evaluations of industrial sites. Recently took part in the Time Team programme Rubble at Mill planning. Contact Details Web:

Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society

Recording industrial sites in Norfolk as they become redundant or if sites are required for new use. Monthly lecture meetings in Norwich. Publishes quarterly newsletter and Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society Journal. Continues to maintain and run the unique water driven saw mill at Gunton Park. Contact details Web:

Oxford University Archaeological Society

OUAS meets every Tuesday night during term time with speakers from various institutions within the UK invited to give a talk to the society. After each meeting members usually go along to the pub where they can socialise and chat to the speaker in a more relaxed atmosphere. The society also runs excursions and social […]