Sparcs, Spelthorne Young Archaeologists’ Club
Attached to the Trimontium Trust, the branch has broadly based interests covering Melrose Abbey, Smailholm Tower, Abbotsford, fieldwalking, resistometer use, medieval stone recording, prehistoric dwellings on Eildon Hill North, stone circles, Archaeology fairs etc.
No more exists, marion 29/05/08
Ring Debbie Overton for General enquires(01905 855494) and Sheena Payne (01905 361824) for membership enquiries
linked to Devon Archaeological Society-ref. DAS newsletter.
Children aged 8 – 14yrs attend monthly meetings based in Callendar House, Falkirk. Learning practical archaeology with yearly excavation experience. Experimental archaeology through ancient crafts. UK competitions, visits to other branches around Scotland and summer outings.
Activities are varied. Usually 1/2 talk & 1/2 practical, e.g. animal bones, making mosaics, historical cookery and religion. No more exists, marion 29/05/08
Children of 8-16 are welcome to join us for indoor and outdoor activities monthly throughout the school year.