The Frank Elgee Memorial Lecture ‘Nature and Industry on the Tees’ Saturday December 3rd 2016 10.30am Dorman Museum Middlesbrough TS5 6LA Every year a lecture is held which celebrates and remembers the life and works of Frank Elgee. This year’s Elgee Memorial Lecture is to be delivered by Dr Robert Woods, the Director of the Industry
Remarkable ground-penetrating technology has revealed more than 500 graves of Cistercian monks and lay brothers who once lived at Fountains Abbey in Yorkshire. Geophysical techniques and ground-penetrating radar have formed part of a major research project at the World Heritage Site, adding new details about the life of the monastic community and their burial
Advance Notice! Make a note in your diary! Saturday 11 March 2017 Day School – North East England during the Seventeenth Century Speakers will include Phil Philo, Martin Roberts and Steve Rushton Venue: Teesside University Details to follow
Conference – 12 / 13 November 2016 The Roman Roads Research Association is proud to host the second of two conferences to mark the 40th anniversary of the death of Ivan D. Margary, whose name, through his work “Roman Roads in Britain”, has become synonymous with the study of Roman roads. The conference is being held
Fancy a healthy walk around historic Saltburn? Then this event on 1 July 2016 might be of interest to you.
A new event to attend this summer. On Wednesday 15th June, join Robin Daniels for a guided walk around the village of Egglescliffe, near Yarm, looking at its history. Meet outside St John’s Church, Egglescliffe, at 2.00pm Open to CTLHS members only.
Teesside Archaeological Society lecture in Stockton – ‘Community Archaeology: Getting Involved with Research’ Date: Tuesday 31st May 2016 Time: 7.30 pm Speaker: Dr. Jon Kenny Venue: Stockton Central Library, Stockton Website: http://teesarchsoc.com/2016-programme/ Free for members, £4 for non-members.
May is Middlesbrough Local History Month! A number of C&TLHS Members are involved in activities in the local area. For details of events and activities in Middlesbrough look out for a brochure or click here to view one online.
“Personal Dwellings” by the Cleveland Art Society Launching with a preview on Thursday 5th May 2016, 4.00 – 6.00pm. As part of the Local History Month The Cleveland Art Society begin their 2016 exhibition programme at The Heritage Gallery with a long awaited themed show of work which concentrates on the characteristics of our North
AASDN* event in Durham – Lead Mining Landscapes & Legacies of the N. Pennines Date: Saturday 23rd April 2016 Time: 2.30 pm Speaker: Mark Kincey Venue: Elvet Riverside room 140, New Elvet, Durham Website: http://www.aasdn.org.uk/ * Architectural and Archaeological Society of Durham and Northumberland