Category

Archaeology

Wednesday May 24th

No meeting this week.

Wednesday May 17th

No meeting this week because of the poor weather forecast.

Wednesday May 10th

Meet at 10am in Godshill village car park for a gentle walk to look at the landscape.

Wednesday May 3rd

10am:  Meet at Shipwreck Museum at Arreton Barns.  We will be helping to catalogue WW1 exhibits.

Volunteering Opportunities

The Maritime Archaeology Trust (formerly Hants & IOW Maritime Archaeology) have taken over the shipwreck museum at Arreton Barns.

During the week April 24th – 28th they would like volunteers to help catalogue finds or help with survey fieldwork for a few hours or more.

For more details contact Julie Satchell or Amanda Bowens or Grant Bettison  Tel: 02380 237300

Wednesday April 26th

Meet at 10am at the Shipwreck Museum at Arreton Barns.

We will find out more about future plans now that it has been taken over by the Maritime Archaeology Trust and try out the Virtual Reality Kit.

If you wish to, stay on for the afternoon to help with cataloguing finds.

For more details of volunteering opportunities see separate post.

Wednesday April 19th

Meet at  10am at Fort Victoria outside Timetaxi the new archaeology centre.

We can look at the new centre and use the GPR outside, where we can entertain the visitors!

 

Wednesday April 12th

Meet at Delian’s at 10am to share the Dartmoor experience.

Bring photos (on tablets and memory sticks if possible), books etc.

April 3rd – 6th

Group visit to Dartmoor so no Island meeting this week.

Wednesday March 29th

10am.  Meet at Delian’s for a session recording and sorting.

If you can stay all day, bring sandwiches.

Electronic scales will be useful.