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Important Notice: Coronavirus

Until further notice, our Monthly meetings are being held online, via Zoom. The Zoom links will be on the flyers in the Members' section of this website.

Check the home page of this website for future developments (other pages may not have been updated)

  • 27 Jan 2021, 6.00, Annual General Meeting for 2019 and anniversary meeting;  The Way of the Sword: New Insights on Bronze Age Fighting. Dr Andrea Dolfini.  The AGM agenda and the Zoom details are in the Members' Section
  • 30 Jan 2021, 2.30-4.45 Afternoon on the Tyne, the first of two Saturday afternoon sessions of short talks on the theme of the Tyne, with speakers each taking a topic relating to one place on the riverside. Follow this link for the flyer
  • 10 Feb. 6.00, Roman Finds Research, our next Virtual Coffeehouse seminar, foreshadowed in last week’s circular. Free, but must book via Eventbrite by 9 Feb.
  • 24 Feb 2021, 6.00. Monthly Meeting, Landscapes of the Great Depression in the North East, Ronan O’Donnell
  • 27 Feb 2021, 2.30-4.45 Afternoon on the Tyne, second of two Saturday afternoon sessions of short talks on the theme of the Tyne, with speakers each taking a topic relating to one place on the riverside. Follow this link for the flyer
  • 31 March 2021, 6.00, The Wooden Underworld: the wooden collection at Vindolanda, Dr. Anneke Hackenbroich
  • 28 April 2021, 6.00, Annual General Meeting for 2020 and monthly meeting, Somme Crosses of the Durham Light Infantry: a case study in memorialisation, Dr. Andrew Marriott.The AGM agenda and the Zoom details are in the Members' Section
  • 26 May, 6.00, Monthly Meeting, In defence of Brancepeth: the Medieval origins of Brancepeth Castle, Penny Middleton
  • 30 June, 6.00, Mrs Atkinson's World, Richard Atkinson
  • 28 July, 6.00, The discovery and excavation of the Roman baths at Wallsend, Dr Nick Hodgson
  • No August Lecture
  • 29 Sept, 6.00, Putting the Prehistory of the North Pennines on the Map; Discoveries Made During the English Heritage 'Miner-Farmer Landscapes' Projects, Alastair Oswald
  • 13 Oct, Coffee House Seminar - subject and speakers TBA
  • 27 Oct, 6.00, Public Lecture, To the Island of Tides, Alistair Moffat
  • 24 Nov, 6.00 Horsley Memorial Lecture, One Step at a Time: Planning, Surveying and Building Hadrian’s Wall, and the Implications, Professor David Breeze

 

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