Conference: 'Archaeology in Hertfordshire: Recent Research'

Saturday, 14 July 2018, Bishops Stortford

By Kris Lockyear

The Welwyn Archaeological Society and the Rhodes Museum, Bishops Stortford are pleased to announce the third Archaeology in Hertfordshire: Recent Research conference to be held at the Museum on 14 July 2018.


10.00 Chris Lydamore, Welcome to the conference and museum, followed by The archaeology of Bishop’s Stortford

10.30 Helen Gibson, Hugh Myddelton and the New River

11.00 Louise Bush, Neolithic, Bronze Age and Anglo-Saxon settlement and funerary remains at Hazel End, Bishop’s Stortford

11.30 Coffee

12.00 Matthew Jones, A Later Bronze Age- Early Iron Age Settlement and Prehistoric Precursor to Roman Ermine Street: Excavations at North Buntingford.

12.30 Gary Marshall, Unearthing a WWII legacy, discovering Ashridge’s D-Day camp

13.00 Lunch

14.00 Ross Lane, The Monks’ Graveyard; Finding a lost Abbot at the Abbey church and Cathedral of St Albans

14.30 Mark Landon, Some thoughts on Late Iron Age coin production in Hertfordshire

15.00 Emily Carroll, Burning by number: A multi-disciplinary analysis of cremation practices from Baldock, Hertfordshire.

15.30 Coffee

16.00 Richard Mortimer, The Early Iron Age Territorial Origins of the Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire Dykes

16.30 Caroline Baigent at al, From Bronze Age barrows to medieval windmills: surveys at Little Hadham

Tickets at £15.00 are available from the museum's website:

If you have any questions concerning the conference, contact Kris Lockyear at

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