Monthly Archives: June 2014

Save the Lindisfarne Hoard Appeal

Campaign to raise money to keep the Lindisfarne Hoard in the region.

MyDonate page at https://mydonate.bt.com/charities/societyofantiquariesofnewcastleupontyne or see the website for other methods.

Please spread the word and save the hoard!

Lindisfarne Hoard Donation Box Poster

 

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Bamburgh Research Project Free Lectures June- July 2014

BAMBURGH RESEARCH PROJECT LECTURES IN BELFORD
During this year’s excavation at Bamburgh there are lectures at 7:00 pm each Tuesday evening at the Bell View Centre, 33 West Street, Belford NE70 7QB. Free and open to the public.

17 June, Flodden 500, Archaeological Investigations of the Battle of Flodden. Chris Burgess
24 June, The Burnt Mound Misconception (Part 1): Excavation Strategy, TomGardner
1 July, The Burnt Mound Misconception (Part 2): Environmental Strategy, TomGardner
8 July, The Art and Material Culture of Northumbria.   Stephanie Chapman,
15 July, The Anglo-Saxon Earls of Northumbria. Graeme Young

They may also arrange a summary of the season’s results during their final week.

Lucker Excavations Open Evening- Friday 13th June

Friday 13th June

4pm til 6-6:30pm

Open evening at Northern Archaeological Associates excavations at Lucker in Northumberland. It is in the gardens of a late 18th century hall they  have found evidence of the former medieval (or immediately post medieval) settlement and a medieval pottery kiln (although rather truncated).

For more information go to: http://northernarchaeologicalassociates.co.uk/profile/51-LOH.htm