Welcome

We exist to promote understanding and appreciation of archaeology, history and architecture in the historic county of Cheshire plus neighbouring areas and of these subjects generally. Our activities include monthly lectures from the Autumn to the Spring, Summer excursions on demand, undertaking or encouraging relevant research, campaigning on local heritage issues, publication of an annual journal and a twice-yearly newsletter, and maintenance of our own specialist library.

For more information about the Chester Archaeological Society please read our History and Activities page.

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News

CAS Archaeology Conference 29 – 30 June 2018

The CAS Archaeology Conference will be held in the Lecture Theatre of the Grosvenor Museum, commencing on the evening of Friday 29th June 2018 with a keynote lecture, and continue all day Saturday 30th. Expressions of interest are sought for this event, Click here to e-mail your name and contact address

Digital copies of the CAS Journal

Back issues of the CAS journal, together with other publications, are now accessible online
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Collected essays on Bede and the early kings of Northumbria

Our member Clive Tolley has just published this volume of his collected essays on Bede and the early kings of Northumbria.
You can order copies directly from the publishers http://www.gracewing.co.uk/page466.html
Clive also has a limited number of copies at £11, available for collection at one of our meetings.
Click here to e-mail Clive
Click here to download a copy of the front cover of this publication