Derbyshire Arch Day

Derbyshire Archaeology Day

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Sat 26 March 2022

At Pomegranate Theatre

Starts 9.15am.

A great opportunity to find out about new conservation and archaeological discoveries over the last year or so, in Derbyshire and the wider Peak District.

9:15 – 9:40

Arrival and registration

tea and coffee available, for which a charge will be made


9:45 – 9:50



9:50 – 10:20

Helen Basson, Tom Millington and Guglielmo Strapazzon (University of Sheffield) -

Learning in landscapes - archaeology from Nether Haddon and beyond

10:20 – 10:50

Ashley Tuck and Paula Whittaker (Wessex Archaeology)

Making clay pay: Brick making at Onslow Road, Mickleover

10:50 – 11:20

Tea and coffee

free of charge


11:20 – 11:50

Georgia Day (University of Leicester Archaeological Services)

Settlement & industry in late Roman Melbourne

11:50 – 12:20

Ed Simons (Wessex Archaeology)

The ‘Anchor Church’ cave, ancient or modern?

12:20 – 13:40


(not provided but cafes, sandwich shops and pubs nearby)


13:40 – 14:10

Phil Moore (JBA Consulting) and Kris Krawiec (York Archaeology)

The ‘Hull Bank’ at Willington: lumps, bumps and Bronze Age tumps

14:10 – 14:40

Catherine Parker Heath - South West Peak Landscape Partnership

Successes of the South West Peak Landscape Partnership’s Barns and Buildings and Small Heritage Adoption Projects

14:40 – 15:10

Tea and coffee

free of charge


15:10 – 15:40

Mel Giles and Lucy Cooper

‘Vestiges’: creative collaborations for Thomas Bateman’s 200th anniversary

15:40 – 16:10

Sally Rodgers/SNLHAG

The North Lees Estate; update on the Archaeology of a North Derbyshire Valley


Closing remarks





Ticket Information

Waged - £11.00
Unwaged/student – £8.00
Under 16s – Free

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