Save the date for the Annual Conference which will as usual concentrate on 'Recent Work in Surrey'. It will be held in the Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall with the programme and booking details available later in 2022.
The annual Research Framework conference will be held online via Zoom on Saturday 26th November 2022. A full programme and booking details will be available in due course so save the date for a conference on 'Defensive Structures: Symbols of Power?'
The Roman Studies Group announces its bi-annual conference to be held at Ashtead Peace Memorial Hall, Ashtead on 6th May 2023. Whilst the speakers and timetable have yet to be confirmed we can announce the following:
Dr. John Pearce of King's College London, will give the keynote talk on 'The general character of the funerary world' which will include the Roman funerary process and aspects of its legal, spatial, cultural, socio-economic context, and monuments raised over the dead.
We are now back to in-person meetings after a 2 year gap!
Online booking is now open using the Book tab above - pay with your credit card via Paypal. Price £12 per person.
Tickets will be available on the door.
The programme is listed below:
SURREY ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY
9TH APRIL 2022
This year's annual Surrey Historic Environment Research Framework will be held jointly with the Council for British Archaeology South-East annual conference and themed around the subject of church archaeology. The event will be a one-day virtual conference held online, via Zoom video conferencing.
The Annual Symposium of Surrey Archaeological Society will be held online via Zoom on separate mornings - part 2 - the final part - on 13th March.
Following the great success of the 2018 conference on the transition from Roman to Saxon in the South-East, the Roman Studies Group is arranging another such event, this time focusing on the end of the Iron Age and the start of Roman Britain in our area.
This event was originally due to be held in May 2020 but was cancelled due to the Corona virus pandemic.
Research Committee Autumn 2020 Conference
SHERF (Surrey Historic Environment Research Framework) 2020
OUR HERITAGE, OUR FUTURE – VOLUNTEER ARCHAEOLOGY IN SURREY AND BEYOND
Saturday 28th November 2020
Due to COVID-19, this year's SHERF conference, chaired by Historic England's Dan Miles and SyAS' Anne Sassin, will take place online via Zoom video conferencing.
Due to the current Covid-19 situation we have decided to cancel this event on 21 March. Hopefully it will be scheduled for a later date.
All those who have booked online should receive an email regarding their booking and the refund process.
Surrey Local History Committee
A Committee of Surrey Archaeological Society Registered Charity 272098
Unfortunately due to the current situation with COVID-19 we have decided to cancel this conference on 9th May 2020.
We hope to re-schedule it for May 2021.
Refunds will be issued automatically and there is no need to contact us