A Research Framework for the Archaeology of Wales

East and Northeast Wales Archaeological Research Assessment Seminar

to be held at Powys County Council Offices, Welshpool on Saturday, 26th October 2002


The seminar will be held in room D6. Its location will be signposted at the entrances to Trinity College on the day of the Seminar.


Each presentation will take approximately 15 minutes. This will allow 10 15 minutes after each speaker for discussion and comment.




Morning Session

Chair: Chris Musson


10.00 Welcome and Introduction


1015 Environmental archaeology in east and northeast Wales

Ms A Caseldine (University Of Wales, Lampeter)

10.45 Palaeolithic and Mesolithic of east and northeast Wales

Miss E Walker (National Museums and Galleries of Wales)


11.15 Coffee


11.45 Neolithic and earlier Bronze Age of east and northeast Wales

Alex Gibson (University of Bradford)


1.15              Later Bronze Age and Iron Age of east and northeast Wales

Fiona Gale (Denbighshire County Council)


12.45 Lunch


Afternoon Session


1.45 Romano-British east and northeast Wales

Jeff Davies (University of Wales, Aberystwyth)


2.15              Early Medieval east and northeast Wales

Nancy Edwards (University of Wales, Bangor)

3.15              Medieval east and northeast Wales

Bob Silvester (Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust)


3.45 Tea


4.45              Post medieval and industrial east and northeast Wales

Brian Malaws (The Royal Commission on Ancient and Historic Monuments in Wales)


4.15 Maritime archaeology in east and northeast Wales

Speaker to be announced


4.45 Concluding remarks


A summary of the CPAT Resource Audit can be found at: http://www.cpat.org.uk/projects/longer/research/index.htm