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Promoting the study of the history and archaeology of
Bristol & Gloucestershire
and encouraging the conservation of the historic environment.

Forthcoming events

Wednesday 17 February
Judith Ellis, Campden 100 years ago - a snapshot of the life in Chipping Campden
Lecture: The Friends Meeting House, Greyfriars, Gloucester at 7.30pm
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Monday 29 February
Roger Leech, Bristol Town Houses - some thoughts post-publication
Lecture: Apostle Room, Clifton Cathedral, Bristol at 7.45pm
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Saturday 19th March
Conference: Blakehay Theatre, Weston super Mare, 10am - 4pm
Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society & Weston super Mare Archaeological Society
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Record Series

Subscription Increase

Subscribers to the Record Series are reminded that the subscription increased to £15 for UK members and £20 for Overseas on 1 January 2016. Please ensure you have updated your standing orders accordingly. See membership rates to confirm your correct payment.

New Publications

October 2015 saw the publication of 2 new volumes by the Society:

The Religious Census of Bristol & Gloucestershire 1851, ed. Dr Alan Munden

Edward II: His Last Months and Monument, Jill Barlow, Richard Bryant, Carolyn Heighway, Chris Jeens and David Smith

Our thanks to all those involved in the launch events at Berkeley and Bristol and those who helped reduce our postage costs by delivering volumes to subscribers.


Our latest Research Grant awards are supporting:

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The Society also supports the VCH in Gloucestershire.