Northern Archaeological Associates, who have been busy for some years carrying out the archaeological investigations associated with the A1 Dishforth-Leeming improvements, have announced that the two-volume monograph should be out soon.
This is quite an achievement. The excavations have been the biggest ever in Yorkshire and have turned up a number of unexpected and exciting finds. The report will be one that many people will want to see!
I'm back into the archives, scouting out more 18th-c engineers. Always lifts the spirits, except that year on year the public spending cuts are having a terrible impact on access to record offices. I've just discovered that the deeds...
Thursday 04 October 2018
Open to all, the Katrina Honeyman Memorial Lecture on Monday 19 November remembers a distinguished historian of women, industrialisation and business history. Katrina was professor in the School of History at Leeds,...
Wednesday 03 October 2018
As George Redmonds is remembered this week, we've been looking back at the circumstances that led into the Yorkshire Historic Dictionary project, now so well advanced. Brian Barber reminded me about the initial spark: in...
Sunday 26 August 2018
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