SANHS Archaeology Committee

Test-pitting at Long Sutton
Classifying pottery at Wells

Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society Archaeology Committee’s role is to promote interest in the rich archaeology of historic Somerset and to inspire further research through working with others to provide training and encourage local project work.

This includes:

Organising walks and lectures culminating in our Annual Archaeology Day in March to which all are welcome;

Providing training in geophysical techniques and pottery identification;

Assisting test-pitting projects;

Encouraging and assisting in publication;

Encouraging work on archaeological collections in museums;

Participating in regional and national initiatives to influence public policy-making.

Upcoming Archaeology events

julian richards webinar poster

Coming up: an exciting webinar by presenter, writer, and archaeologist Dr Julian Richards
26 February, 7.30pm

Click here to register or email [email protected]. All welcome!
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information about attending.

This is a free event, with donations to the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society welcome. If you would like to donate, please head to the Fundraising page. We suggest a donation of £4 or more.

After emailing, you will receive a confirmation reply with information about attending.

This is a free event, with donations to the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society welcome. If you would like to donate, please head to the Fundraising page. We suggest a donation of £4 or more.