A Celebration of the Local History
and Archaeology of the Region.

Sponsored by:  North York Moors National Park Authority
and Helmsley Archaeological and Historical Society.

 Helmsley Arts Centre, Helmsley

Sunday 5 October 2008  -  10.00 am to 5.00 pm

 Speakers include:        

Jeff Blackford & Jim Innes    Buried tree remains at West Bilsdale Moor: forest history, human action and natural change
Ed Dennison Recent work at Ayton Castle
Barry Harrison   Recent Work on Cruck Buildings in North-East Yorkshire
Graham Lee & Mags Waughman Recent Work and Discovery in the North York Moors National Park
Martin Roe   New perspectives on the Ryedale Windypits: recording and thinking in 3D
Kate Sharpe Capturing Carvings: England's Rock Art on the Web
Stephen Sherlock The Excavation of an Iron Age settlement and later Royal Anglo-Saxon cemetery at Street House, Yorkshire
Blaise Vyner Fylingdales Moor: Archaeology before and after the Great Fire
Peter Wilson Cawthorn: from Camps to Forts

Tea and coffee at registration and mid-afternoon are included in the cost of £10 per person..

There are a number of cafes and pubs in Helmsley for lunch, or participants can bring packed lunches. 

For further information contact:                  

Graham Lee, Senior Archaeological Conservation Officer
North York Moors National Park Authority
The Old Vicarage
YO62 5BP

Telephone: 01439 770657


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