The next Society lecture “The Beaker People and the Genetic Prehistory of Britain” will be presented by Dr Tom Booth of The Natural History Museum on Wednesday 13th March 2019 at 7:30pm in the Grosvenor Museum, Chester. Click here for further information
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Entries by Hugh Bray
Chester Heritage Festival will commence at a special launch event at Chester Racecourse on Roman Day, Saturday 25th May Click here for further information
A talk on Gladiator Burials from York’s “Cemetery of Secrets” will be given in Holmes Chapel on Saturday 16th March 2019 Click here for further information
Excursions to Lion Salt Works and Ecton Copper Mine are planned Visit the Excursions Page for further details http://chesterarchaeolsoc.org.uk/excursions/
Click here to download the Society’s comments on the proposed development for Lower Bridge Street
The next Society lecture “Pattern and playfulness: Playing with form and texture in Celtic art” will be presented by Dr Julia Farley of The British Museum on Wednesday 6th February 2019 at 7:30pm in the Grosvenor Museum, Chester. Click here for further information
The book with this title by Susan Chambers offers a powerful and engrossing account of life as it was lived by the citizens of Chester through the war years. Click here to read the summary and review of the book published in volume 85 of our journal.
Chester Armistice Commemoration Weekend, Friday 9th to Sunday 11th November 2018 Click here to download the detailed programme of events
Chester Castle Roll of Honour The names of Chester residents and those closely connected to Chester who fell in World War One will be projected on the walls of Chester Castle over the weekend of the November 9-11 to mark the centenary of the Armistice. The list has been compiled from the names on the […]
Click here to download the Council for British Archaeology North-West Regional Group’s Autumn Newsletter