Archaeology Links
(Some links are document downloads)

Local Archaeology Groups        
Appleby Archaeology Group Arbeia Society Architectural and Archaeological Society of Durham and Northumberland Coquetdale Community Archaeology Group Cumbria Past
Ingleborough Archaeology Group Lunesdale Archaeological Society Swaledale & Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group Teesside Archaeological Society Tynedale North of the Wall Archaeology Group
Upper Derwent History and Archaeology Society Young Archaeologist Club (North Pennines & Northumberland Uplands)      
Local History Groups
Hexham Local History Society Northumberland & Durham Family History Society Teesdale Record Society Orton and Tebay Local History Society Ravenstonedale Parish History Group
Sedburgh & District History Society        
Local Organisations        
Dales Countryside Museum Heart of Teesdale Killhope Nenthead Mines North East Vernacular Architecture Group
North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty North Pennines Virtual Museum Northern Mine Research Society Northumberland National Park Northumberland Rock Art
Yorkshire Dales National Park Society of Antiquaries Newcastle upon Tyne Swaledale Museum Vindolanda Trust Weardale Museum
CBA North CBA Yorkshire CBA North West    
National Organisations        
ADS Grey Literature Search BAJR Council for British Archaeology PastScape Heritage Gateway Search
Historic England Internet Archaeology OASIS Portable Antiquities Scheme Potsherd Pottery Database
Lots of digitised maps available of England at NLS CBA English Dialect Dictionary    
Place-Names of Northumberland and Durham.pdf Hill-Terms in the Place-Names of Northumberland and County Durham.pdf Patronymica Britannica: Family Names.pdf Place-Names/English Entymology.pdf Dictionary of Word Roots & Combining Forms.pdf
Swaledale Place and Field Names Nomina Publications Medieval Field-Names in Two South Durham Townships.pdf The Journal of the English Place-Names Society ( a few pdfs available) Old English Hill-Terms in the Place-Names of Northumberland and County Durham
North East Place-Names Key to English Place-Names Historical Gazetteer of England's Place-Names Recovering the Earliest English Language in Scotland - Evidence from Place-Names Scots Words and Place-Names
Useful Links        
Free & simple File Transfer up to 2GB no accounts req'd Free 3D image hosting and website embedding Index of Occupational Terms UK Geology Viewer (zoomable) Rim Charts
Clay Pipes Clay Pipes - Typology  Introduction to Burial Archaeology Scan suspect file by multiple anti-malware  programs (free)  
Historic England Publications        
Animal Bones and Archaeology Environmental Archaeology Geoarchaeology Human Bones form Archaeological Sites Best Practice for Treatment of Human Remains from Christian Burial Grounds
Geophysical Survey in Archaeology Field Evaluation Science and the Dead Roman and Medieval Pottery and Tile Production Enclosed Prehistoric Settlements Prehistoric Barrows and Burial Mounds
Prehistoric Rock Art Pre-Industrial Lime Kilns Prehistoric Henges and Circles Medieval and Later Fieldwork Pre-Christian Cemeteries
Pre-Industrial Roads, Trackways and Canals Archaeological Excavation MoRPHE Planning Note 3 Lithic Sites Assessment Pre-Industrial Mines and Quarries Roman Settlements
Field Systems Shielings Pennine Dale Fringe NMP Air Photo and LIDAR Mapping Interpretation Report Full List of EH Publications  
Specialist Links        
Dental Bioarchaeology Bioarchaeology BAJR Guides
(wide range of subjects)
Archaeology links particularly for American Students Yorkshire Archaeological Aerial Mapping