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Viewing website implies consent to set cookies on your computer. Full details Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group
Registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation Number 1155775
SWAAG Honorary President:
Tim Laurie FSA
  Activity Dates  
Number of dates on file = 12
 03-02-2019 10.30am Barningham Walk Members Les and Sue will lead a Lichen Walk. Meet at Barningham 10.30, parking on the road near the church. The walk is mostly on the flat; Sue and Les don't anticipate walking very far and we will proceed slowly, so we are reminded to wrap up warm. BOOKING ESSENTIAL; please email me and I'll add you to the list.
 12-02-2019 7pm  The Buck Hotel, Reeth Talk by Jane Sammells Many of you will remember Jane of Curriculum Kitchen from the school days on The Hagg. Jane recreates the material culture of various historical eras. Expect an authentic recreation of Romano-British dress and food.
 12-03-2019 7pm The Buck Hotel, Reeth Short talk by Philip Bastow about The Hagg followed by a discussion of SWAAG's future activities and the opportunity to have your say.  Philip will present a preview of his forthcoming talk to the prestigious Royal Archaeological Institute in London. Chairman Dave Brooks will then lead a discussion and questionnaire session.
 09-04-2019 7pm The Buck Hotel, Reeth AGM and Ten Year Anniversary of SWAAG Join us for a celebration of ten years of SWAAG.  Sue@
 14-05-2019 7pm The Buck Hotel, Reeth Talk by Tony Metcalfe Tony will give us a talk about Altogether Archaeology and their dig at Holwick including an update on finds and post-ex.
 11-06-2019 7pm The Buck Hotel, Reeth Talk by Professor Janet Montgomery of Durham University Janet was kind enough to talk to us about isotope analysis and its role in archaeology in 2017. This year she will develop her theme with more examples of practical application.
 09-07-2019 7pm The Buck Hotel, Reeth Informal social during Fieldwork Come and join us at The Buck for a pint and a chat about this year's fieldwork. NB NO AUGUST MEETING: HOLIDAYS!
 10-07-2019 to 24-07-2019 All day The Hagg, Swaledale Further excavation of this Romano-British site tbc
 10-09-2019 7pm  The Buck Hotel, Reeth Talk by Professor Charlotte Roberts Charlotte is an expert in the field of osteoarchaeology and will talk to us about what the analysis of human bone can tell us about life in the past.
 08-10-2019 7pm The Buck Hotel, Reeth Talk by Miles Johnson Miles Johnson, Senior Historic Environment Officer for the Yorkshire Dales National Park, will give a talk about Archaeology in the Dales
 12-11-2019 7pm The Buck Hotel, Reeth Founder's Lecture Our annual talk on the subject of Roman history
 10-12-2019   Christmas  TBC