Lecture/Activity Programme - 2023

September 20th

Oliver Cooke - Lower Farington Hall: the archaeology of a moated site

October 18th

Mike Nevell - The Archaeology of Ironbridge

November 15th

Norman Redhead, Phil Barrett, Tim Jeffery - Searching for the Roman Highway beside Castleshaw Roman Fort: Excavation, Lidar and Geophysics in Daycroft Field.

December 13th

Andrew Myers - Mesolithic Hunter-Gatherers 8300-4000 BC: Small Flints and Big Landscape

January 17th

Brian Stitch - Roman coins in East Yorkshire

February 21st

Julie Edwards - Archaeological finds from the Chester Amphitheatre

Marth 20th

AGM and Update on excavations by Norman Redhead

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

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 , 2022