Prehistory talks – and querns

YAHS Prehistory Research Section meets on Saturday, 2nd December 2017, at Swarthmore:

2.00pm: Dr Alison Sheridan (Principal Curator, National Museum of Scotland), who is a lively and entertaining speaker, with extensive background (and splendid illustrations) related to:-

‘Tales of the black stuff: the use of jet and jet-like materials in Neolithic and Bronze Age Britain’.

3-3.30pm Break for Xmas refreshments; (Do bring any goodies that you wish to share)

3.30pm: Dr Adam Tinsley (Senior Project Manager, Oxford Archaeology North), will be coming from his ongoing excavations on a new, important multi-period site, to update us on:-

Recent Prehistoric Discoveries from Newark, Notts’

And from 11am, it’s the Yorkshire Quern Survey AGM. A review of activities and an opportunity for other members to network on their areas of interest. Any PRS member is welcome to attend.

Plus a short talk from David Heslop on A Review 0f Recent Quern Research’ (New Title)