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Healam Bridge excavation report now published - free

The report on Northern Archaeological Associates' excavation at Healam Bridge has just been published. It is available in two volumes on the Archaeology Data Service website at 'A Roman Roadside Settlement at Healam Bridge: The...

Friday 18 May 2018


Bookcases and office furniture available

We have a couple of freestanding bookcases (ex Claremont) and office furniture available. Modern desks, small tables, and a decent circular table (in two sections, made of wood, quite smart), along with a length of high quality archive shelving...

Friday 18 May 2018


Professor Mary Beard discusses the importance of the Hellenic and Roman Library

Professor Mary Beard discusses the importance of specialist libraries for classicist researchers as well as the impact that the Hellenic and Roman Library has had in her life. YouTube video here   

Thursday 17 May 2018


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President's Blog

A great day at Armley Mills

  • Posted On: 12 March 2018

Fantastic day at Armley Mills on Saturday - an audience of 70 heard talks on Leeds industrial history: the Middleton Railway, the steam engine builders J & H McLaren, early engineering in Leeds, and the little-known but very important tanning industry. Also a lunchtime demonstration of YIHO. Thanks to Robert, Jane, Bill, and the staff of Leeds Industrial Museum.

We are hoping this is just the first of a collaboration between YAHS and the museum. There is certainly a big public appetite for industrial history.

Image Geograph © Copyright Rich Tea and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.

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