(Some links are pdf document downloads)


Local Archaeology Groups
Appleby Archaeology Group Arbeia Society Architectural and Archaeological Society of Durham and Northumberland Upper Derwent History and Archaeology Society Young Archaeologist Club (North Pennines & Northumberland Uplands)
Ingleborough Archaeology Group Lunesdale Archaeological Society Swaledale & Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group Teesside Archaeological Society
Local History Groups
Hexham Local History Society Northumberland & Durham Family History Society Teesdale Record Society Northumberland Name Books Database Ravenstonedale Parish History Group
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 at NLS CBA A useful list of online archaeological resources
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 English Dialect Dictionary Recovering the Earliest English Language in Scotland - Evidence from Place-Names Scots Words and Place-Names
Northumberland Name Books Database Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Place Names      
Useful Links
WeTransfer: Free File Transfer up to 2GB 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) PAS Pottery Guide
Bricks Database Lime Kiln List Old Brick database
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 Yorkshire Archaeological Aerial Mapping BAJR Guides
(wide range of subjects)
Teesdale Glaciation Information from Professor David Evans