Forthcoming Events

13 May 2016, 7.30pm

in Glastonbury Archers Way Library

Richard Brunning (Levels and Moors Archaeologist at South West Heritage Trust) and Peter Marshall (head of scientific dating at Historic England) will talk about

Dating and researching Glastonbury Lake Village: Final results from the recent excavations

The recent excavations at the lake village site have allowed an investigation of the heart of the settlement for the first time since 1907. The results have changed our view of how the roundhouses were made and given an enhanced understanding of the site construction. We now know how much archaeology is left on the site and where it is in relation to the water table. Most significantly the excavations have allowed a thorough scientific dating programme to be undertaken. The results will revolutionise our understanding of the dating of the settlement, and will have significant implications for Iron Age dating.

 

18 June 2016

Field Trip - members only - details from Neill Bonham

to Whitchurch Canonicorum, Colyton and Shute Barton

23 September 2016, 7.30pm

GAS meeting

21 October 2016, 7.30pm

GAS meeting

18 November 2016, 7.30pm

GAS meeting

28 January 2017, 9.30am

The Glastonbury Studies Seminar

at the Abbey House

17 February 2017, 7.30pm

GAS meeting

17 March 2017, 7.30pm

GAS meeting

21 April 2017, 7.30pm

GAS meeting

19 May 2017, 7.30pm

GAS meeting

16 June 2017

GAS Field Trip

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