WELCOME TO OUR NEW WEBSITE

 It’s still fresh from the workshop so you may encounter errors: if you do please accept our apologies and e-mail our editor.

Bookbuyers please note  

Our bookselling partner continues to experience technical problems with his website, so if you need to place an order in a hurry please accept our apologies and make contact with:

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Unit 7 Park Valley Mills | Meltham Road | Huddersfield | HD4 7BH | UK          Telephone:  01484 534 323 

Normal service will be restored as soon as possible.

Data protection

New Data Protection Regulations mean that the Society needs your explicit consent to keep your name, address and other information on file.  Thanks are due to all those members who completed their consent form.  Anyone who has yet to do so can find a copy here to print, complete and return to the Society.  Thank you for your continued support and cooperation.  


News and Upcoming Events

Roman skull stolen

North Yorkshire Police are investigating the theft of a skull dating back to Roman times from an archaeological dig in Malton. More here.

Wednesday 20 June 2018


Historical Metallurgy Society Research in Progress Meeting - York

Historical Metallurgy Society Research in Progress Meeting Tuesday 6th November 2018 Huntington Room, Kings Manor, York The Historical Metallurgy Society is holding its Research in Progress meeting in York this time, courtesy of...

Sunday 17 June 2018


Trust welcomes new trustees

York Archaeological Trust has welcomed three newly-elected members to its board of trustees. Susan Palmer OBE, Professor Ellen Roberts and Peter Wheatcroft, join chair, Professor Anthony Robards OBE, and the six current trustees, in overseeing...

Saturday 16 June 2018


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President's Blog

March through history on Radio Leeds

Well, the series started this morning on Radio Leeds - but it turned out that an outside broadcast from Castle Hill, Almondbury, wasn't the greatest idea on the coldest March day ever recorded. So they retreated to the studio,...

Friday 02 March 2018


Pocklington excavations win national award

A prestigious archaeological award for Rescue Project of the Year 2018 has gone to MAP Archaeological Practice Ltd for their work on the Iron Age chariot burial at Pocklington. Excavations at Pocklington, East Yorkshire, revealed an...

Friday 02 March 2018


Archbishop's website

We're not the only ones with a new website. So does one of our eminent patrons, the Archbishop of York. Here is the link - he's patron of a very long list of charities besides YAHS.

Thursday 01 March 2018


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