On 27th April 21 members enjoyed a special guided tour of Norton Priory which was led by Lynn Smith, Senior Keeper at the new museum. Click here for more information about this visit and future excursions.
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The Chester Antiquary 2017 Spring / Summer Newsletter has been published. It may be downloaded from the Newsletter page of this web site
Chester Antiquary 2017 Issue 1 (Spring/Summer)
The Council for British Archaeology Spring 2017 Newsletter is now available click here to download this document
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. Click here for more information and online booking
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 Click here for further details
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 Click here for further details
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
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
Click here to download the Review of the Commonhall Street Development Click here to read Chester Archaeological Society’s comments on this review