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1.  Renew your subscription to YAHS.  You can now  Renew  through this website.  Or by post, if you prefer.  Please consider setting up a Standing Order

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Roman Burials in Yorkshire – A talk by Katie Keefe

St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NN July 10, 2018, 6:00 pm In this informative talk Katie Keefe from the University of York will compare the findings from the Newington Hotel with Roman burials from across Yorkshire and what lessons we...

Wednesday 13 June 2018


New PAS online guide to buckles

The Portable Antiquities Scheme has published an online guide to buckles - Roman to eighteenth-century. The differing forms of late Roman and early Anglo-Saxon belt buckles have provided much material for discussion in recent decades, with...

Monday 11 June 2018


Birthday Honours

Congratulations to Professor Vince Gaffney, now M.B.E., Anniversary Chair in Landscape Archaeology at the University of Bradford, for services to scientific research. The explorer of Doggerland, he has made digital archaeology a whole new...

Sunday 10 June 2018


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Our dialect dictionary's on the BBC website...

BBC is reporting the Yorkshire Historical Dictionary... will we be on Look North, I wonder??

Thursday 17 January 2019


Renewing your membership - and lost your membership number?

When renewing your membership: if you don't have a membership number to hand when entering Paypal or bank crediting - it's not a problem, don't leave the screen, please simply put your post code in as a reference. It does the job as...

Sunday 13 January 2019


Sneak preview of Yorkshire Historical Dictionary online - now live

Here's your chance to explore the Yorkshire Historical Dictionary online - a few hours ahead of its launch. The Society is a key partner, and it's a matter of great pride to be closely associated with this wonderful project.

Friday 11 January 2019


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