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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 = 10
 14-02-2023 7pm Zoom Talk SWAAG member Jane Harrison will give an illustrated talk on the archaeological landscape of Kilmartin Glen, in Argyll. This area contains one of the greatest concentrations of ancient monuments in Scotland.
 14-03-2023 7pm Zoom Talk "Place-names of the Parish of Muker" are the subject of Will Swale's talk. He will focus on the earliest records of the main settlement names, starting from 1274, and concluded with a new analysis of the place name Kisdon.
 11-04-2023 7pm Fremington Sunday School Talk Tony Metcalfe, from Altogether Archaeology, will speak about "The Settlement at Gueswick Hills". SWAAG have helped with the magnetometry surveying of this site near Cotherstone, in Teesdale.
 09-05-2023 7pm Fremington Sunday School Talk We welcome back Mike Haken, of the Roman Roads Research Association, who will update SWAAG members on "The Bainbridge to Bowes Roman road".
 13-06-2023 7pm Fremington Sunday School Talk Alan Mills will be speaking about the research that he and Judith have undertaken into the impact of famine, pestilence and the Scots raids on Swaledale and the North Riding in the early fourteenth century.
 11-07-2023 7pm Fremington Sunday School Talk "A 'Druid's Temple' near Ribblehead? A Survey of the Sleights Pasture Monument Complex" will be the title the talk by Yvonne Luke of Ingleborough Archaeology Group.
 08-08-2023    There will be no meeting in August but we hope to organise a social event. This may be on an alternative date.
 12-09-2023 7pm Fremington Sunday School Talk Carol Watson will be talking about the setting up and evolution of her "Fort for the Day" website.
 10-10-2023 7pm Fremington Sunday School Talk tbc
 14-11-2023 7pm Zoom Talk Mike Haken, of the Roman Roads Research Association, will be talking about a second important routeway in our area - "The Stainmore: from prehistoric routeway to engineered Roman road".