Camertonia issue 8 (1) (1960)

EditorialW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 1.
‘We..endeavor to keep a watchful eye on the antiquities of Bath and its neighbourhood’. Impresses members with the need to watch out for, and report back, on any excavations they may encounter. ‘A postcard to the Secretary will ensure that a visit will be made to the site’.

Annual SubscriptionW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 1 – 2.
Increased from 10/- to 15/-, largely necessary as the result of acquiring new headquarters for the Club. (See page 5 and page 6/7)

Annual Subscription
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 1 – 2.
Most other sources of income earmarked for special purposes. Subs have to pay for Headquarters including overheads, Camertonia, the lecturers, stationery etc. (see also p 2)

LecturesW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 2.
Costs of these. Non members pay 1/-

Annual Report 1960W J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 2.
A period of continuing progress in most.activities’

Financial PositionW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 2 – 3.
Specific mention of the Nettleton, City of Bath and Publications Funds. Also the Nancy Smith Memorial Fund. (see also ‘Annual Subscription’)

St James’ Church, BathW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 4.
Waiting for Woolworths to give date for start of work. Volunteers should give their names.

Camerton SiteW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 4 – 5.
Not possible to work on this site. Necessary to make a new arrangement with Mr Wells before work can restart.

Treasurer’s ReportH.F.Moore
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 4 – 7.
Accounts for the year ending 22nd October 1960. Specific mention of Nancy Smith Memorial Fund, City of Bath Excavation Account and the Publication Fund

Camertonia
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 5 – 6.
Cost constantly increasing. ‘Disappointing to find that members do not always read its contents’.

Archaeological Branch of Ordnance Survey
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 6.
Detailed article on the history of, and relationship with, the O.S.

Representation and affiliationsW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 7.
Club at meeting of Somerset Archaeological Society at Glastonbury. Discussion of possible national card index system.

The Camerton ReportW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 8.
Still selling slowly. 270 copies held in stock.

Excavations 1961, Nettleton
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 8.
Work to re-start in Spring 1961.

HeadquartersW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 10.
Bath City Council has offered basement of No 2 Gay Street. Rental £20 p.a. exclusive of rates. Room for storage and cleaning of growing amount of finds.

Headquarters
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 10.
Extended report on this from pages 1/2 and 5. Cleaning & decorating by volunteers on Saturday mornings. Any offers of furniture and carpets would be welcome.

MembershipW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 10 – 11.
Approx 130

ThanksW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 11.
List of Grant donors here and Members of the Committee.

ExcursionsW J Wedlake
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 11.
A disappointing response. One half day trip to Nettleton the only outing achieved. Views of the membership invited on this subject. (see also p 12)

Excursion Secretary’s Report 1960D.M Melluish
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 12.
Only one of the planned trips took place. 2nd October Nettleton. (see also p 2)

Obituary. Mr John Webb Moore
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 13.
Father of the Treasurer, Mr H F Moore

Jumble Sale
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 14.
At Camerton, December 3rd 1960. Raised £24.15.9

Lectures Winter 1960
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 14 – 15.
4th October, ‘Lullingstone Roman Villa’, Lt Col. G W Meates. 1st November, ‘Roman Colchester’, Miss D Bushell, the Curator of the Roman Baths Museum, Bath. 6th December, ‘Recent Excavations at Dinorbed Hill-Fort’, Dr H N Savory, Keeper of the Dept of Archaeology, National Museum of Wales.

AGM
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 15.
22nd November 1960

Lectures planned for 1961
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) p. 16.
7th Feb, ‘Archaeological sites in the Eastern Mediterranean’. 7th March, ‘The Development of Romanesque Architecture in the West Country’

List of Members 1960
Camertonia 8 Part 1 (1960) pp. 17 – 19.