waveneyarchaeology@gmail.com

We are a community archaeology group for the wider Waveney Valley, from Diss to Lowestoft and beyond.

No experience necessary, just curiosity. Come and join us!

 


 

NEWS

CITiZAN 18th Feb 2017

An excellent talk by Lara Band who co-manages CITiZAN South East which is based in the community archaeology department of MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology) CITiZAN or the Coastal and... Read More

2017 Programme

Here’s our programme of speakers and events for 2017 so far. We’ll update it as and when things are confirmed. February 18th – Lara Band of CITiZAN, ‘CITiZAN: a national... Read More

STOP PRESS

CITiZAN 18th Feb 2017

An excellent talk by Lara Band who co-manages CITiZAN South East which is based in the community archaeology department of MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology) CITiZAN or the Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network monitors and surveys archaeological sites at risk from erosion along tidal estuaries and coastlines Lara discussed... Read More

February 2017 CITiZAN

In February we are looking forward to a visit from CITiZAN, the Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network. They highlight the threats to a wealth of coastal and estuarine sites, most of which have no statutory protection. These archaeological features encompass a long time span – from prehistoric forests and settlements... Read More

January Meeting – It’s Quiz Time

It’s quiz time again, so get a team together and come along. There will be fabulous prizes to be won*, so come one, come all. Once again, there’ll be questions on everything under the sun, not just archaeology and history (though there will of course be some of those), so... Read More

Dig the Spig 2016

Over this August Bank Holiday weekend we will be digging the site of a Second World war spigot mortar position on Harleston Recreation Ground.  Spigot mortars or Blacker Bombards were issued to the Home Guard from 1941 as anti tank weapons in the event of a German invasion. Harleston was... Read More

July Meeting – Jude Plouviez on the Romans in Suffolk

Jude Plouviez was, until her recent retirement, Senior Archaeological Officer at Suffolk County Council. Jude specialises in the Roman period and will be talking to us about the Romans in Suffolk and their impact on the Waveney Valley. During her career at Suffolk County Council Jude co-authored an account of... Read More

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