Programme - 2019 / 20

May to September

Digs at the Forts and Waters Clough Monastic site.
Watch this space for information on Dates and Details.
Please keep and eye on the Membership page.

September 18th

AGM followed by an archaeological update and a short lecture by Norman.

October 16th

Rachael Reader - New Bailey Prison

November 20th

Neil Coldrick -  Fire and furnaces - Holcombe excavations

December 11th

Dr. James Morris - Ribchester Roman Fort, latest  excavations 

January 15th

Mike Nevell  - New Light on the Iron Age in North West England.
Dr. Kevin Cootes - The Poulton Project

February 19th

Steve Baldwin - Burscough Roman Fort

March 18th

Dr. Kevin Cootes - The Poulton Project
Mike Nevell  - New Light on the Iron Age in North West England.

Talks Entry is £1-00 for members,  £3-00 for non-members.

Unless indicated all meetings are at
 Civic Hall, Lee Street, Uppermill, OL3 6AE

   7:30 pm                      Directions/Map ... Here.                  T.B.C. = To Be Confirmed
Use the side entrance to the Civic Hall (Near the rear car park)
and it's the room facing you through the door.

Next committee meeting
 Wed 25th March. 2020  7:15pm, Location  :    Chez Jacqui and Paul.

Digital version of 'Saddleworth Seven One Two'

We are very pleased to have been given permission to publish a digital version of the booklet 'Saddleworth Seven One Two'.
This booklet contains the work of The late Donald Haigh and the '712 Group' during the 1970s and early 1980s in tracing the route of Roman Road 'Margary 712' From Manchester, out of Oldham and towards the forts at Castleshaw.
For futher details see here, the booklet is available from the Documents page.



The next scheduled meeting of the Friends is:

  Tues  11th Sept,  7:30 pm  at Saddleworth Museum, Uppermill. (map)




© The Friends of Castleshaw Roman Forts , 2020