BAS Saturday Lecture (online)

Saturday 13th March 2021: 

Manorial records as a source for English and Buckinghamshire History.
Speaker Dr Mark Bailey, Professor of Late Medieval History, University of East Anglia
An introduction to manorial records, including how to find them through amanor records
national online catalogue (the Manorial Documents Register) which has recently been updated for Buckinghamshire.
Mark Bailey is a member of the Manorial Documents Register Advisory Board.


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You can find the full BAS Winter Lecture programme Here

Our lectures are free and (normally) located in the County Museum, Church Street, Aylesbury HP20 2QP starting at 2.30pmLasting about one hour plus time for discussion.  Refreshments are available after the event.

BAS AAG Thursday evening meetings

The Active Archaeology Group (AAG) meet on the 2nd Thursday of each month during the winter.  These meetings are now online (Zoom) while COVID-19 precautions continue.  Our new programme starts in October 2020

You can review the full meeting schedule here.

Thursday 11 March, 7.15pm (for 7:30):
Geology for Achaeologists
– speaker: Jill Eyers
Using Geological Maps and identifying local building stone.

Register for this meeting Here

All meetings are at the Bucks County Museum in Church Street, Aylesbury, and start at 7.30pm. Entrance is from the footpath on the side of the building that faces St Mary’s Churchyard.
• All meetings are in three parts: a practical archaeology session or speaker on a recent excavation; a break for tea, coffee and biscuits; then reports on our current and recent archaeology projects. All welcome.