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5th Postgraduate Conflict Archaeology Conference

Thursday 16th November 2017

The 5th Postgraduate Conference in Conflict Archaeology will be held on the 16th November 2017. The conference will be hosted by the PhD conflict archaeology and history students at the University of Huddersfield.

 

As the discipline of battlefield and conflict archaeology continues to grow internationally, so too does the importance of research being developed by postgraduate researchers. At this level we see both the expansion of the discipline into new topics and fields, but also the development of new methodologies to unlock detail in existing fields that previously eluded researchers. This conference series celebrates that contribution and supports the development of these postgraduate researchers by providing a platform to present and discuss their research amongst peers.

 

This is year’s conference is now the fifth since the first at the University of Glasgow in 2011. In keeping with the research focuses of the researchers hosting this conference, at least part of the conference schedule will be given over to the theme of applied science in conflict archaeology.

 

The programme is still under development, so please check the link identified below for updates including details about attending and local accommodation.

 
 

For further information.

 

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Mortimers Cross Medieval Banquet

Saturday 25th November 2017

Saturday 25th November 2017

Join the Mortimer's Cross Battlefield Project for a medieval banquet


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Barnet 1471 Battlefields Society event

Saturday 25th November 2017

Saturday 25th November 2017

Come and learn about the new Barnet 1471 Battlefields Society. There will be talks, medieval re-enactment, afternoon tea and stalls.


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Talk – ‘Medieval Field Systems in Northamptonshire’

Thursday 30th November 2017

Thursday 30th November 2017

Please note that the subject of this talk has changed. Join the Northampton Battlefields Society for a talk by Professor Steven Upex on medieval field systems in Northamptonshire at the Marriott Hotel, Northampton, NN4 7HW


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Battle of Tewkesbury 1471

Sunday 3rd December 2017

Sunday 3rd December 2017

Join the Tewkesbury Battlefield Society for a two-hour guided tour of the battlefield.


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King John, Magna Carta and the Barons Wars

Tuesday 5th December 2017

Tuesday 5th December 2017

 

Join Battlefields Trust Development Officer Julian Humphrys for a talk about the Barons Wars, Mana Carta and King John.


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Battle of Bramham Moor 1408

Sunday 18th February 2018

Sunday  18th February 2018

A battlefield walk to commemorate the 610th anniversary of this important battle which helped secure the crown for Henry IV.


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