Medieval/Early Modern

1066-1600

The Construction of Gothic Cathedrals

Location

Room G6, The Institute
67 High Street
KT22 8AH Leatherhead , SRY
United Kingdom
Surrey GB
Events: 

Talk byDouglas Irvine, Structural Engineer.
Part of the Surrey Industrial History Group Leatherhead lecture series(map).
Single lectures £5, payable on the day, but please contact
Bob Bryson, 01483 577809, meetings@sihg.org.uk as seating is strictly limited.

History of Roads in Britain

Location

The Education Centre
The Cathedral Stag Hill
GU2 7UP Guildford , SRY
United Kingdom
Surrey GB
Events: 

Talk by Douglas Irvine, Civil Engineer.
Part of the 40th Series of Industrial Archaeology Lectures in Guildford (Map).
Single lectures £5, payable on the night.
Enquiries to Bob Bryson, 01483 577809, meetings@sihg.org.uk.

Medieval Studies Forum - Moated Sites and Churches in the Landscape

Location

St Catherines Village Hall
Chestnut Avenue
GU2 4HF Guildford
United Kingdom
GB
Events: 

A full day meeting of the Medieval Studies Forum and Villages Study Group, featuring presentations on various aspects of "Moated Sites" in the mornng and "Churches in the Landscape" in the afternoon. See programme attached for full details and the 'invitation' to offer displays, which gives further background to the two seminars. The programme of presentations is now full but further tabletop displays would be very welcome, whether large or small.

Woking test pitting

Location

Rectory Manor Old Woking
Events: 

The Medforum has been offered the opportunity to dig three test pits in the garden of the Old Manor House (ie Rectory Manor).

This is a highly strategic site in the attempt to complete the sampling of the historic centre of Old Woking.

A number of experienced volunteers will be needed. Please contact Chris Hayward or Richard Savage either via the office or at medforum@hotmail.co.uk

 

 

From Manor to Palace - Excavating the moated site at Woking

Location

Surrey History Centre
Goldsworth Road
GU21 6ND Woking
Events: 
Groups: 

Excavations have been taking place at Woking Palace annually since 2009.

This talk by Rob Poulton will focus on the exciting new information to emerge in 2014 including the discovery of the palace well, a new medieval building and an industrial area.

Tickets for this talk are free but booking is essential. To book e-mail info@woking-palace.org or call 07722 299026

Surrey in the Age of Magna Carta

Location

Surrey History Centre
130 Goldsworth Road
GU21 6ND Woking
Events: 
Groups: 

An exciting day of talks exploring the significance of Magna Carta and the history of Surrey in the thirteenth century.

Speakers: Professor Nigel Saul, Rob Poulton, Dr David Stone, Dr Naomi Sykes and Professor David Carpenter.

Organised by Surrey Heritage. Tickets for the day, including tea and coffee, are £15 and available from Surrey History Centre, in person or by phone on 01483 518737 or via the website www.surreycc.gov.uk/heritageevents.

See attached flyer for further details.

SERIAC 15 - South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference

Location

Ashburton Hall Queen Elizabeth II Court
Sussex Street
SO23 8UJ Winchester , HAM
United Kingdom
Hampshire GB
Events: 

SERIAC 15 - South East Regional Industrial Archaeology Conference
Annual one-day conference hosted this year by Hampshire Industrial Archaeology Society.
Details and application form: SERIAC2015 -

Surrey Roads from Turnpike to Motorway

Location

The Institute
67 High Street
KT22 8AH Leatherhead , SRY
United Kingdom
Surrey GB
Events: 

Surrey Roads from Turnpike to Motorway, talk by Gordon Knowles – SIHG.
Part of the Surrey Industrial History Group Leatherhead lecture series.
Attendance is for the whole series only.

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