LAMAS 55th Annual Conference of London Archaeologists

This event has finished Took place on: Saturday, 10th Mar 2018

Join the London and Middlesex Archaeological Society for their 55th annual conference featuring presentations by a number of experts. The day will be divided into two sessions, morning and afternoon and there ​ ​will ​ ​be ​ ​displays ​ ​of ​ ​work ​ ​and​ ​publications,​ ​including​ ​the ​ ​Crossrail ​ ​Archaeology ​series.

Programme:

Morning ​​session:​ ​Recent ​ ​Work

11.00am ​ ​​ ​Chairman’s ​ ​Opening​ ​Remarks ​ ​and​ ​Presentation​ ​of​ ​the ​ ​2017​ ​Ralph​
Merrifield​​ ​​Award
Harvey​ ​Sheldon

11.10am ​ ​​ ​Prehistoric ​ ​activity​ ​and​ ​a ​ ​large ​ ​Roman​ ​building​ ​in​ ​Walthamstow​ ​village
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ Shane ​ ​Maher,​ ​PCA

11.35am ​ ​​ ​Saxons ​ ​in​ ​Bow​ ​Street,​ ​Lundenwic
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ James ​ ​Aaronson,​ ​Compass ​ ​Archaeology

11.55am ​ ​​ ​The ​ ​lost ​ ​ferry​ ​crossing​ ​at ​ ​Putney​ ​Bridge
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​ Dave ​ ​Saxby,​ ​MOLA

12.15pm ​ ​​ ​Archaeological ​ ​works ​ ​at ​ ​Chambers ​ ​Wharf​ ​and​ ​King​ ​Edward​ ​Memorial
​​ Park​ ​foreshore
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ Stella ​ ​Bickelmann/Jessica ​ ​Bryan,​ ​MOLA

12.35pm ​ ​​ ​A​ ​sarcophagus ​and​ ​a ​Roman​ ​road​ ​in​ ​Southwark: ​ ​Excavation​ ​at ​25-29​
​ Harper​ ​Road
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​Ireneo​ ​Grosso,​ ​PCA

1.00pm ​ ​​ ​​ ​​LUNCH

Afternoon​ ​session:​ ​The ​ ​Bloomberg​ ​site

2.00pm ​ ​​ ​​ ​​​On​ ​the ​ ​Walbrook​ ​banks: ​ ​new​ ​evidence ​ ​from ​ ​the ​ ​centre ​ ​of​ ​Londinium
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​Sadie ​ ​Watson,​ ​MOLA

2.30pm ​ ​​ ​​ ​​Where ​ ​there’s ​ ​Walbrook​ ​muck,​ ​there’s ​ ​Roman​ ​brass.​ ​The ​ ​early​ ​Roman​ ​
artefacts ​from ​Bloomberg
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​ Michael ​ ​Marshall,​ ​MOLA

3.00pm ​ ​​ ​​ ​​​The ​Bloomberg​ ​writing-tablets: ​ ​Roman​ ​London’s ​ ​First ​ ​Voices
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​Speaker​ ​to​ ​be ​ ​confirmed

3.30pm ​ ​​ ​ TEA

4.30pm ​ ​​ ​​ ​​London’s ​ ​Roman​ ​temple ​ ​of​ ​Mithras,​ ​1952-2017: ​ ​a ​ ​reconstruction
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​ Mike ​ ​Tetreau,​ ​MOLA

5.00pm ​ ​​ ​​ ​​Londinium ​ ​in​ ​a ​ ​new​ ​light: ​ ​the ​ ​making​ ​of​ ​London​ ​Mithraeum/Bloomberg​
SPACE
​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ Louise ​ ​Fowler,​ ​MOLA

5.30pm ​ ​​ ​​ ​CLOSE

Ticket prices (inclusive of afternoon tea) are as follows:

Early ​ ​Bird ​ ​discount ​ ​…​ ​£15.00
Full ​ ​Price ​ ​…​ ​£17.50
To ​ ​qualify ​ ​for ​ ​the ​ ​Early ​ ​Bird ​ ​discount, ​ ​ticket ​ ​payments ​ ​must ​ ​be ​ ​received ​ ​by ​ ​1​ ​March ​ ​2018.

Cost: £17.50


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