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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

Saturday 10 October 2015
President's Autumn meeting, Tetbury

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Saturday 31 October 2015
William Worcester conference, M Shed, Bristol

A celebration of the fifteenth-century topographer's contribution to the study of late medieval Bristol.
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Saturday 21 November 2015
Committee for Archaeology in Gloucestershire Annual Symposium: Recent archaeology in Gloucestershire
Guildhall, Gloucester

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Lancaut, Tidenham & Beachley: Exploring the Historic Landscape

Nick Herbert, the Society's President, will be among the speakers at the dayschool of talks and fieldtrips, which is taking place at Tidenham War Memorial Hall, Tutshill on Saturday 17th October. More information

New Publications

October 2015 sees 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 latest Research Grant awards are supporting work on:

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The Society also supports the VCH in Gloucestershire.