2014 Conference programme

Council for Independent Archaeology:

Conference 2014, Wallingford

Wallingford Methodist Church Centre, St Leonard’s Square, Wallingford, OX10 0AR

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Conference theme: Re-writing Local History: The Grey Literature Problem, and what independent archaeologists should be doing about it.

Programme:

9.30  10.00 Reception: Coffee/tea with biscuits

10.00  10.20 The AGM of the CIA.

10 20  10.30  Andrew Selkirk (Chairman of the CIA)  Welcome and introduction

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10.30  11.00 Wallingford History. By Judy Dewey. Curator at the Wallingford Museum

11.00 11.20  Coffee with biscuits

11.20 to 11.50 Grey literature: the problem, and the English Heritage approach to a solution. By Barney Sloan. (Head of Strategic Planning and Management at English

11.50 to 12.20    The  Roman Grey Literature Project:  (Reading University andCotswold Archaeology) Neil Holbrook, chief Executive of Cotswold Archaeology.Heritage).

12 20 to  12.50 ‘More than 50 shades of grey: uses of grey literature in current archaeological research in the UK’ By Dr Zena Kamash (Director of Studies in Archaeology at Magdalen College)

11.50 to 12.20 Wallingford Archaeology,  by Dr K.S.B. Keats-Rohan, FSA, FRHistS. (General Editor, Prosopographica et Genealogica Linacre College Oxford OX1 3JA)

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12.50 to 14.00 Lunch

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1400 to 1430 Lilian Ladle:   Druce Farm, A new Roman Villa in Dorset

 1430 to 1500 Janet Spavold /Sue Brown:  Recent developments: The Ticknall Archaeological Research Group

15.00 to 15.20 Wallingford Archaeology,  by Dr K.S.B. Keats-Rohan, FSA, FRHistS. (General Editor, Prosopographica et Genealogica Linacre College Oxford OX1 3JA)

1520 to  1550   Break: tea/coffee with biscuits

1550 to 16.20   John Flynn: The Sliabh Coillte Heritage Group:   Great Island,  Co Wexford, Ireland

16.20 to 16.50 The new TR/CIA resistivity meter. By Bob Randall.

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1700 conference ends

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We are hoping to have a help desk run by one of our experienced geophysicists who may be able to assist in problems you have encountered in the past such as interpretation techniques etc.  So plan to bring along your print-outs

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24th August  2014

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