WARG organises talks, visits, field work and excavations in the local area. All meetings are held at The Hampshire Records Office, Sussex Street, Winchester for 7:30pm start unless otherwise stated.

Non-members: Unfortunately, due to restricted numbers at our venues, we cannot accommodate non-members at our meetings at the moment. To join please email membership@warg.org.uk, or download an application form.

Members: Please arrive 15 minutes before the start time to ensure a seat!

Abstracts: More information about each talk is available here.

 

What’s On

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For Winchester Archaeology and Local History

2019

 

November 11th

1889  -  Trade & Tragedy in a West-country Seaport 

with Alex Lewis

 

December 9th

The Amesbury Archer and Boscombe Bowmen: 15 years on. An update on recent discoveries at Amesbury with Andy Manning

2020

 

January 13th

New Year Party

February 10th

Bursledon Brickworks with Bob Marshall

March 9th

The Origins of Us: Latest developments in human evolution with Dr. James Cole

April 6th

The Big Dig: Return to Barton Stacey

May 11th

Power by design: How Hitler dictated his brand with Charles Harris

September 14th

Recent investigations at Winchester Cathedral with John Crook

October 12th

AGM and PhD candidate talks by

Tom Watson: “Winchester's Anglo- Saxon Saints";

John Merriman: “The impact of the Black Death (1348-49) on the clergy of the Winchester Diocese"

November 9th

A Life in Archaeology with Don Bryan

December 14th

CBA at 75 and CBA Wessex at 60

with Marjoleine Butler and Roland Smith

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