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Mapping Britannia

Part of the Roman army's personnel were surveyors, who produced the maps we still know and use when we work out what Roman Britain looked like.  In this website Michael Ferrar provides exhaustive detail of how they did it, did it...

Friday 13 April 2018


International Medieval Congress: 2 - 5 July 2018

  In case anyone has forgotten, this year's IMC has the special thematic strand called 'Memory'.     See IMC website  for more details.      

Monday 09 April 2018


Roman video

This hoard is one of the largest and best excavated coin hoards of the 'Tetrarchy' ever discovered in Britain, and was buried at a time when York had a central role in the history of the Roman Empire. This Yorkshire Numismatic Society...

Monday 09 April 2018


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Temporary problem accessing Jeremy Mills bookshop

There's a problem accessing YAHS publication sales on the Jeremy Mills bookshop site. We have alerted Jeremy Mills and they are on the case....

Saturday 16 June 2018


Diggers wanted - east Yorkshire, August-September

YAHS is pleased to be a co-sponsor of Dr Peter Halkon's excavation of a Later Bronze Age ring fort at Kipling House Farm, near Middleton-on-the Wolds. Dr Halkon is now looking for volunteers to join the dig. Details below. A large...

Thursday 14 June 2018


Conserving Queen Victoria's railway carriage

The York Consortium for Conservation and Craftsmanship is hosting a series of evening lectures on Conservation in collaboration with the National Railway Museum. The next of these railway themed events will be held on the 19th July from 6pm - 8pm...

Thursday 14 June 2018


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