Entries by Hugh Bray

Help to Stop Damage to Heronbridge Scheduled Ancient Monument

Over the past year, metal detectorists have been damaging the archaeological site at Heronbridge, which lies on both sides of Eaton Road between Heronbridge Cottage and the bridge over the A55. This is a Scheduled Ancient Monument and metal detecting there is illegal. The site is already being watched by the Cheshire Police Rural Crime […]

CAS Dissertation prize awarded to Rowena Young

We are pleased to announce that the winner of the Chester Archaeology Society Dissertation prize for 2019 is Rowena Young. Rowena’s winning dissertation at the University of Chester entitled: Practices of Wetland Deposition in the Vale of Pickering with Reference to New Material from No Name Hill  Click here for more details

CBA free networking and training sessions

These network and training sessions take place on weekday lunchtimes Members attention is drawn to the event of Monday 30 November “A beginners Guide to Zoom” Click here for further details and booking information

Bog Bodies: Face to Face with the Past

Dr Giles’ lecture for the Society, delayed this year due to COVID restrictions will be delivered as a ‘virtual’ event on 6th January 2021 Click here for more details

Zoom talk by Dr Simon Elliott

Guildhall Library is inviting CAS Members to a scheduled Zoom talk on November 12 by Dr Simon Elliott. Topic: Pertinax: The Son of a Slave Who Became Rome Emperor To access the invitation go to the Chester Archaeological Society Lecture and Event Information in the Members’ Area