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January 2019

EXCAVATION – Alconbury Weston – Jan 2019

18 January - 20 January

A Sawtry History Society Event

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Medieval Library Manuscripts from Peterborough Abbey

22 January @ 7:30 pm
Peterborough Museum

A Peterborough Museum Society Event

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February 2019

Representations of the Tangible World in late Neolithic Ceramics

1 February

A MidNAG Event

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Samian Ware – All You Need to Know

4 February @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
samian ware

Find out more about this iconic high status Roman pottery from a leading specialist.

Speaker: Geoffrey Dannell

FREE for FRAG Members

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The Must Farm Discoveries

7 February

A Werrington Local History Group Event

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Excavations at Nassington 2018

15 February @ 7:30 pm
Nassington Village Hall

This is a MidNAG event

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March 2019

Prehistoric Settlement in the Welland Valley

4 March @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
bronze age field systems in welland valley

Andrew Hatton will draw on his recently completed dissertation for his MPhil in order to paint a picture of Bronze Age presence in the Welland valley.

FREE for FRAG Members

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‘The Captain Cook Collection’ Cambridge Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology

19 March @ 7:30 pm
Peterborough Museum

A Peterborough Museum Society Event

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CONFERENCE – Your Roman Past

30 March
Castor CP School, Stocks Hill
Castor, PE5 7AY

This is a Nene Valley Archaeological Trust event

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April 2019

Recent Work and Ideas on Durobrivae

2 April @ 7:30 pm
Peterborough Museum

A Peterborough Museum Society Event

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Itter Crescent Roman Villa & AGM

8 April @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
itter crescent roman villa

Update on the Roman Villa between Fane Road and Itter Crescent, followed by the FRAG Annual General Meeting

FREE for FRAG Members

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May 2019

Advancing the Happy Dead

13 May @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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More details on this talk will follow!

FREE for FRAG Members

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WALK: The Stamford Canal

18 May
Deeping Canal Lighter

Join a walk along a section of the Stamford Canal with local authority, Maggie Ashcroft

FREE for FRAG Members

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June 2019

Paradise Found? Archaeology of Bahrain

3 June @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
bahrain archaeology

Michael Olney will bring to life the wonderful archaeology of Bahrain.

FREE for FRAG Members

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WALK: Durobrivae – The Walled Town of Roman Peterborough

22 June
durobrivae aerial view 2018

Priority for FRAG members

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September 2019

Peterborough Cathedral – Back From the Flames

2 September @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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peterborough cathedral fire 2001

The 2001 fire in Peterborough Cathedral and its aftermath.

FREE for FRAG Members

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October 2019

Anglo-Saxon Fenland

7 October @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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Anglo Saxon Fenland

Prof Susan Oosthuizen challenges previous interpretation of Fenland archaeology.

FREE for FRAG Members

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