Activity Dates & Maps

Number of activity dates on file = 6. Non-members are welcome - but please read the notes at the bottom of the page...
 11-05-2019 to 26-05-2019 9.30 am - 4.00 pm Holwick, Teesdale 2019 Excavation of Well Head We will return for the third season to excavate part of the deserted Medieval village. Please let me know what dates you are available.
 09-06-2019 10.45 am  Moor Divock, 6km south of Penrith. Meet in Askham CA102PF  A walk with Patrick Neave. Late Neolithic into Bronze Age. An amble over Askham Fell to explore ancient track ways, cairn circles, cairns, tumuli, shake holes and quarries. the highlight being The Cockpit stone circle and a burial site with a cist.  The walk is about 3.5 miles and fairly gentle walking. We will be walking along a 300m contour line. Conditions underfoot (whilst usually good) can be a bit soggy in places.
 22-06-2019 10.00 am Doe Park near cotherstone Gueswick Hills Walk Over Survey We will be doing a walk over survey, please bring a packed lunch. Further details will be sent to participants. Please book.
 17-07-2019 10.00 am -16.30 pm Meet Prudhoe Railway Station 10.00 am NE42 6NR Parking available at the railway station and the Countryside Park Churches along the Tyne Valley led by Alan Newham Mini bus tour to include Heddon-on-the-Wall, Ovingham, Stocksfield, Corbridge, Warden and Hexham. Return to Prudhoe about 16.30 pm. Bring a packed lunch. Limited number, book early.
 12-10-2019 11.00 AM - 3.00 PM Mickleton Village Hall Talks by Alan Newham & Martin Roberts Alan will talk about 'An introduction to Anglo-Saxon church architecture in stone', after lunch Martin's talk 'Early Vernacular Buildings focusing on medieval longhouses and their post-medieval derivatives.
 16-11-2019 11.00 am - 3.00 pm Mickleton Village Hall Double-Bill of Talks Associate Professor in Human Bioarchaeology Rebecca Gowland 'Funerary Evidence for Anglo-Saxon Children. Martin Green & Tony Metcalfe Holwick Excavations and Finds. Please bring a packed lunch. Hot drinks available.

Please Note:
1) All events in the programme are free to members of Altogether Archaeology unless otherwise stated. For insurance reasons you must be a member to excavate, otherwise non-members are welcome to join us at all other events, subject to the availability of places. Please check in advance. Charges for non-members are: talks £3; walks & workshops £5.
2) Dogs - We regret that dogs are not permitted on any of our walks. Some walks cross private land (with the owner’s permission) and on access land we often need to leave public footpaths in order to visit archaeological sites.

Venue Location Maps

Doe Park (Gueswick Hills) Doe Park on Google
Bowes and Gilmonby Village Hall Bowes-View on Google
Eastgate Village Hall Eastgate-View on Google
Holwick Excavation Holwick-View on Google
Marwood Social Centre   (Village Hall) Marwood-View on Google
Mickleton Village Hall Mickleton-View on Google
Middleton - in - Teesdale Village Hall Gas Lane  -   (Immediately passed the Primary School) Middleton-in-T-View on Google
St John's Chapel Town Hall St John's Chapel on Google
Whitley Chapel Parish Hall Whitley-View on Google