Camertonia issue 47 (2009)

Chairman’s ColumnBob Whitaker MBE
Camertonia 47 (2009) p. 3.
‘.another remarkable year..’. Excavations at Blacklands continue to reveal more exciting archaeology. The lecture and excursion programmes well attended. The Educational Project ‘Archaeology for all at Upper Row Farm’ has forged ahead with visits to schools and return site visits. The Iron Age Open Day particularly a great success. Finally, the Society won the Graham Webster Laurels for the best Education Project in Archaeology. Thanks to Committee and members.

Excursions 2008Roger Lawley
Camertonia 47 (2009) p. 38.
An introduction and summary of the 2008 Excursion Programme. 26 April, Badbury Rings, Martin Papworth and Wimborne Minster with the Church Guides. 10 June, Bradford on Avon (see page 43/44), Isobel Geddes. 8 July, Frome Town Walk (see page 43/44), Alistair McLeay. 29 July, Churches North of Bath (see page 39). 16 August, Gt Chalfield Manor and Farleigh Hungerford Castle, (see page 40/42) Joy Lawley & Brian Davison. 20 September, Berkeley Castle, (see page 40/42) and the Saxon Minster with the Castle Guide and Stuart Prior.

Obituary. Gordon Hendy 1945 – 2008.Bob Whitaker
Camertonia 47 (2009) p. 48.
Obituary. Gordon Hendy 1945 – 2008.

Excursions planned for 2009Ceri Lambdin
Camertonia 47 (2009) p. 49.
26 April, Lydney Park. 17 May, Chavenage House & Malmesbury. 9 June, Wellow and Stony Littleton. 1 July, Frome Town Walk, Part II. 16 July, Steeple Ashton. 2 August, Silchester. 13 September, Trellech Medieval Village.

Lectures planned 2009-2010Ceri Lambdin
Camertonia 47 (2009) p. 49.
2009. 8 October, ‘Bath Southgate’, Bruno Barber. 12 November,’The Newport Medieval Ship Project’, Toby Jones. 10 December, ‘Clay Tobacco Pipe making in NE Somerset & W.Wiltshire’, Marek Lewcun. 2010. 14 January, ‘Recent excavations in Chepstow’, M Corney. 11 February, ‘Excavations at Upper Row Farm and other updates’, J Lawes, followed by the AGM. 11 March, ‘The story of the Roman Baths at Bath’, S Clews.

BACAS Committee Members
Camertonia 47 (2009) p. 50.