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Romans in North-East England: Recent Research

This year’s Royal Archaeological Institute Conference will be a joint event with the Roman Society and will celebrate recent and ongoing work on Roman North-East England.

Conference Details and Booking Form

Conference Programme and Abstracts

DATE: 29 November - 1 December 2019

VENUE: Chancellor’s Hall, Senate House, Malet Street, University of London WC1E 7HU

£28 Non- members
£26 Royal Archaeological Institute/Roman Society members
£22 Full-time students
* If you would like to pay by transfer, please contact the administrator for details.

STUDENT BURSARIES: There will be a limited number of RAI Cheney Bursaries available to students for the conference fee and travel. The bursary is only available to UK university students. Please contact the Administrator for details.

Friday, 29 November 2019

18.00-18.30 Registration

18.30-19.30 Introduction: The Romans In North-East England (Martin Millett)

19.30-20.00 Discussion

Saturday, 30 November 2019

9.30-10.00 Late registration/coffee

10.00-11.00 Aldborough (Rose Ferraby and Martin Millett)

11.00-12.00 Recent Work at Roman Corbridge (Ian Haynes, Alex Turner, Jon Allison, Frances McIntosh, Graeme Stobbs, Doug Carr and Lesley Davidson)

12.00-13.30 LUNCH

13.30-14.30 Scotch Corner (Dave Fell)

14.30-15.00 A684 Bedale Bypass: The excavation of a Late Iron Age/Early Roman Enclosure and a late Roman villa (James Gerrard)

15.00-15.30 COFFEE

15.30-16.30 Dere Street: York to Corbridge – a numismatic perspective (Richard Brickstock)

16.30-17.30 Panel Discussion (Lindsay Allason-Jones Colin Haselgrove, Nick Hodgson
and Pete Wilson)

17.30-19.00 RECEPTION

Sunday, 1 December 2019

9.30-10.30 Bridge over troubled water? Ritual or rubbish at Roman Piercebridge (Hella Eckardt and Philippa Walton)

10.30-11.00 Cataractonium: Establishment, Consolidation and Retreat (Stuart Ross)

11.00-11.30 COFFEE

11.30-12.00 New light on Roman Binchester: Excavations 2009-17 (David Petts – to be read by Pete Wilson)

12.00-12.30 Petuaria Revisited - recent discoveries at Brough on Humber and vicinity
(Peter Halkon)

12.30-13.00 Life, Death and Rubbish Disposal in Roman Norton: Excavations at Brooklyn House, Norton upon Derwent 2015-16 (John Buglass and Janet Phillips)

13.00-13.30 Closing Discussion (Chair: Ian Haynes)

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