Saturday, 15 October 2011

Forthcoming Lecture on Damerham Archaeology Project at Salisbury Museum

A talk by Dr Helen Wickstead, Kingston University and Martyn Barber, English Heritage on the Damerham Archaeology Project. 08th Nov 2011 19:30

A lecture in the Salisbury Museum Archaeology Lectures (SMAL) series. SMAL lectures are held on the second Tuesday of each month from September to April in the Lecture Hall at the Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum

Monday, 3 October 2011

Oral history of Coppice Worker to be shown at the Cranborne Chase Woodfair

Today we are editing a short video featuring Ernie Steele a traditional coppice worker from the Cranborne Chase. We will be showing the video at this weekends Cranborne Chase Woodfair on the 8th and 9th October. See

Saturday, 1 October 2011

West Country Carriers. Lecture at Devizes Museum 29th October 2011

West Country Carriers and Stage Coaches Before and After Turnpiking 1640-1780, an Illustrated Lecture by Dorian Gerhold, Lecture Hall, Devizes Museum
Saturday 29 October 2011. Cost £5 (Members £3)


Dorian Gerhold FSA is a Principal Clerk at the House of Commons who is also a very professional writer on historical topics.  This lecture will throw new light on the economic and social development of life in the West of England and is sure to appeal to anyone interested in how goods were transported before HGV's and motorways.  For more information and to book on line visit West Country Carriers and Stage Coaches or telephone the Bookings Secretary on 01380 727 369 or email her at