Camertonia issue 13 (2) (1970)

Front Cover
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970)
The Seal Logo. See Camertonia No 10 Pt 1.

Officers and Committee 1970-71W J Wedlake
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 1.
Officers and Committee 1970-71

Annual General MeetingW J Wedlake
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 2.
Held at 2 Gay Street on 24th November 1970

Director’s Annual ReportW J Wedlake
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 2.
Continuing activity despite rising expenses. Miss S Lloyd a Vice President.

Archaeological perambulations
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 4.
Walks to places of interest have been arranged, including Wansdyke, Offa’s Dyke and Mendip. Thanks to Mr John Macdonald.

Jumble Sale
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 4.
Sucessful sale. A further one organised for next year

Lectures 1969-70
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) pp. 4 – 5.
Well attended and has resulted in an increase in the membership. (see p14 below)

Gas Pipe Line, Bath
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 5.
Examination of the cutting for the Gas pipe across Lansdown and Weston has found some interesting features, but no major earthworks.

Nettleton Finds
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 5.
A number of the larger finds from Nettleton now form part of the Romano British Gallery at the Bristol City Museum. Smaller finds are also there.

Headquarters
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 5.
Meetings continue at headquarters on Tuesday evenings. Work on pottery ongoing and Mr Richardson continues with work on the model of the shrine. Thanks to Miss S Lloyd for paying the Rates,

Obituary. Mr B Cross.
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) pp. 5 – 6.

Thanks
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 6.
Grateful to Dr and Mrs Hilliard for hosting the Xmas party at their Batheaston home. Thank to the officers of the Society.

Hon Treasurer’s Annual Report 1969-70R.K.Bluhm
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) pp. 6 – 12.
Specific reports on individual Funds.

Excursions 1970
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 13.
Two enjoyable excursions last year, despite difficulties obtaining sufficient bookings. Thanks to Miss Cooper. (see page 13)

Excursions 1970
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 13.
Two excursions, one to Maiden Castle and Pilsden Pen and the other to Cirencester and Chedworth. Excursion to Beaulieu cancelled. Consideration of self drive mini buses.

Subscriptions
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 13.
Members urged once again to pay by Bankers Order.

Lectures 1970-71
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 14.
1970. 6th October, F Annable, ‘Recent Archaeological Discoveries in Wiltshire’. 3rd November, P Pontz-Wright, ‘Parish Church Towers in Somerset’. 1st December, K Hudson, ‘The Preservation of Technological Monuments’. 1971. 12th January, P Fowler, ‘Cadbury Congresbury Excavations 1968/70’. 2nd February, W Wedlake, ‘An Archaeological Tour of France and Spain’. 2nd March, P.Greening, ‘Bath before the Georgian Expansion’.

New members 1969-70
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 15.

Publications
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 15.
Reminder that ‘Excavations at Camerton’ and the ‘North Somerset Miscellany’ are available for purchase.

Publications
Camertonia 13 Part 2 (1970) p. 15.
Steady sale of Camerton Report and the North Somerset Miscellany. The second ‘Miscellany’ is now with the printers. On Nettleton Report – essential that after 15 years work this document should be as comprehensive as possible. Thanks to Mr R Dumbreck (Vice President) for generous donation to publications fund.