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Aberdeen Young Archaeologists' Club

Club focuses on different aspects of archaeology, hands-on activities, quizzes, art and craft workshops and field trips. https://www.facebook.com/pages/Aberdeen-Young-Archaeologists-Club/306730569391189

Archaeological Services WYAS -

Offers comprehensive professional service like desk-based assessment, geophysical survey, and field evaluation.

Archaeology RheeSearch Group

Carries investigations of archaeological sites through land survey, field walking, and geophysical techniques.

Architectural & Archaeological Society of Durham & Northumberland

Promotes interest in the architecture and archaeology of the region by organising regular lectures and excursions.

Ballinascreen Historical Society.

Programme of events, publications and contacts.

Bedford Architectural and local History Society

Has a Local History Magazine, events, committee members, membership and links.

Berkshire Archaeology Research Group

Offers information about the projects and surveys undertaken by this volunteer archaeology group, including a study of Peasemore Village and the Devil's Highway.

Birmingham and Warwickshire Archaeological Society

Founded in 1870, provides details of lecturers, activities and events.

Brighton and Hove Archaeological Society

Society promotes study of archaeology and local history. Also records and preserves antiquities and relics.

Bristol and Avon Archaeological Society

Offers program of lectures, social events and field trips, news bulletin, and journal on archaeology and history.

Caer Alyn Archaeological and Heritage Project

Provides new knowledge and understanding on archaeological and historical areas.

Chepstow Archaeological Society

Focuses on history and pre-history of the area, and provides coverage of neglected areas on the Border Marches.

City of London Archaeological Society

Excavates and studies London's history, and provides lectures, survey, outings and publications.

Council for British Archaeology - South Midlands Region

Promotes archaeology in Bedfordhire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire, and Oxfordshire; includes an events diary, news of recent field work, and details of local archaeology societies and resources.

Glasgow Archaeological Society

Fosters public awareness of the importance of archaeology, and organizes lectures, publications and activities.

Glens of Antrim Historical Society

News, events, projects, forum and bookshop. https://www.facebook.com/GlensOfAntrimHistoricalSociety/ antrimhistory

Hendon and District Archaeological Society

Active local societies, includes excavation and research that covers archaeological periods. Has articles, projects, latest news, an about page and membership details.

Kent Archaeology Society

Promotes study and publication of archaeology and history, and organizes training excavations.

London and Middlesex Archaeological Society

Society investigates antiquities and early history of the Cities of London and Westminster, also arranges lectures and conferences, and researching.

Manshead Archaeological Society of Dunstable

Studies prehistory and history of South Belfordshire, and undertakes own excavations.

North Atlantic Biocultural Organization

Provides information on excavation activities, practical fieldwork and interdisciplinary ventures.

North of Scotland Archaeological Society

Organizes field work, site prospecting, recording and surveying, digs and lectures on archaeological topics, current projects, publications and events.

Orkney Archaeological Trust

Promotes the heritage of area and contains journal of excavations.

Orpington and District Archaeological Society

Undertakes excavations, research, and meetings. Also presents event updates, survey house, publications and photos.

Peeblesshire Archaeological Society

Stimulates interest in archaeology and history, promotes archaeological recording, excavation and publication, and pursues field works, lectures and publications.

Renfrewshire Local History Forum -

Acts as link between various societies, organizes conferences and lectures, and promotes aspects of history and archaeology. https://www.facebook.com/rlhforum RenfrewshireLHF

Severn Estuary Partnerships

Organization promotes and disseminates information on archaeological research and interests, academic overview and publications.

Shetland Amenity Trust -

Conserves and enhances the heritage of area. Features organization profile.

Shetland's Heritage

A guide to Shetland's cultural and natural heritage, with articles and links.

South Wiltshire Young Archaeologists’ Club

Provides opportunity to children in learning archaeology, prehistory and history, analysis on variety of artifacts and archaeological techniques.

Tameside Archaeological Society

Records and preserves historical standing remains for public interests, and properly research, survey and dig archaeological sites.

Tayside and Fife Archaeological Committee

Promotes archaeology in Tayside (Perth and Kinross, Angus and Dundee) and Fife. Includes details of membership, publications, and conferences.

Thoronton Society

Historical and archaeological society provides program of lectures, summer excursions, transactions, and newsletter.

ULC Institute of Archaeology -

Increases research and publication in archaeology, and emphasizes development and improvement of survey, environmental assessment and data management. https://www.facebook.com/pages/UCL-Archaeology/384224188258510 UCLarchaeology


Society for Winchester archaeology and local history. Promotes the study of archaeology and local history in the City.

Washingborough Archaeology Group

Presents recording finds on archaeological objects and heritage, historical items, news, events, videos and ancient sites.

Wigan Archaeological Society

Group expands knowledge and awareness on local and international heritage, historical significance, and resource projects of the area.

Winchester City Council

Historic Environment Team presents museum services for the local area, listed buildings, event updates and exhibitions.

Wolverhampton Archaeology Group

Supports and encourages practice of archaeology, geological survey, and activities.

Yorkshire Archaeological Society

Promotes study of historical past on archaeology, agriculture, history, religion and people. Membership details, activities, news, events and publications.

Young Archaeologists' Club

Club finds out information on latest digs, public excavations, and archaeological activities.

Young Archaeologists' Club Central Southern England Branch

Based at The Archaeology Centre in Bagshot, Surrey. Details of the centre and branch programme.

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