Archaeology North West Conference 6 May 2017

This conference will be held at the Grosvenor Museum on 6th May 2017; talks will include Iron Age Poulton, the bodies at Halton Castle, Lancaster Castle, Manchester’s first cotton mill and 20 years of the Portable Antiquities Scheme.
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Forthcoming Society Excursions 2017

The following Excursions have been announced:

  • Norton Priory and its new museum: Thursday 27th April 2017 at 18:30
  • Shotwick Castle: Saturday 8th July at 14:00
  • The Poulton Project: Saturday 19th August at 13:30

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Heritage Practice Training Event

Historic England are running a training event titled “Organic residue analysis and pottery production sites” It will be held in York on 23 March 2017
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Historic England has published updated guidance on Land Contamination and Archaeology and Organic Residues Analysis and Archaeology

Click here to read the guidance on Land Contamination and Archaeology
Click here to read the guidance on Organic Residues
These links have also been posted on the Links page

Journals, Manuscripts, Books, Leaflets, Pamphlets, Offprints and Excavation Reports.

The Society has a large collection of Journals, Manuscripts, Books, Leaflets, Pamphlets, Offprints and Excavation Reports.
Click  here to read how you can access these publications

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Click here to download the Review of the Commonhall Street Development
Click here to read Chester Archaeological Society’s comments on this review

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Click here to download The Chester Heritage and Visual Arts Strategy, January 2017
Click here to read Chester Archaeological Society’s comments on this strategy

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Chester Antiquary 2016 Issue 2 (Autumn/Winter)

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CWaC Local Plan Part 2

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CWaC Heritage and Visual Arts Strategy July 2016