“Renovation. Repair and Reuse of Historic Buildings” Conference at Bluetown, Sheerness – Sat 7 Oct 2017

Posted on Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 and is filed under KAS News.

KAS Historic Buildings Conference  – Saturday 7th October 2017  BLUE TOWN HERITAGE CENTRE            69 High Street, Blue Town, Sheerness   ME12  1RW  RENOVATION, REPAIR AND REUSE OF HISTORIC BUILDINGS MORNING 9.30       Centre Opens   (Tea and coffee available) 10.00     WELCOME     Debbie Goacher  (Chairman, K.A.S. Historic Buildings Committee) 10.05     Stuart Page  (Stuart Page Architect & Interior Designers):              ‘Architecture,...

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If the Kaiser Should Come, Study Day, 14 October 2017

Posted on Wednesday, July 5th, 2017 and is filed under KAS News.

Joint Study Day by the University of Kent with the Council for Kentish Archaeology (CKA) and the Kent Archaeological Society (KAS) IF THE KAISER SHOULD COME Defending Kent and the South-east during the Great War 2pm Saturday 14th October 2017 at Rutherford College, University of Kent, Canterbury CT2 7NX Speakers: Peter Kendall, Historic England: Professor...

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Archaeology of Medieval Kent: Sat 4 November 2017 Canterbury

Posted on Thursday, July 6th, 2017 and is filed under KAS News.

KAS Fieldwork Committee presents Archaeology of Medieval Kent Saturday, 4th November 2017 Rutherford College, Lecture Theatres 1 and 2, University of Kent at Canterbury CT2 7NX Speakers:- Clive Drew; Ted Connell; Keith Parfitt, Gerald Cramp, Susan Pitman, Jacob Scott Programme and booking form...

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The Ian Coulson Annual Bursary for Local History/Archaeology in Kent Schools

Posted on Sunday, April 16th, 2017 and is filed under KAS News.

This annual bursary has been established by the Kent Archaeological Society in memory of Ian Coulson. For further information go to http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/04/07/00.htm...

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Roman Pottery Mortaria sherds – Please help us to identify these

Posted on Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 and is filed under KAS News.

Roman Pottery Mortaria sherds – Please help us to identify these From the pictures at http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/21/000.htm can you help us to identify the kiln site, the fabric and the form of these...

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How KAS Members can book a visit to the Kent Heritage Resource Centre, Smarden

Posted on Sunday, November 15th, 2015 and is filed under KAS News.

From January 2016 individual members of the KAS will be able to book a session at the new Kent Heritage Resource Centre (KHRC) at The Smarden Charter Hall to make fast high-resolution archive-quality copies of documents, books, maps and photographs etc. For 2016 a charge of £10 per morning or afternoon session provides unlimited use...

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‘Elizabethan and Jacobean Deer Parks in Kent’, Susan Pittman, PhD Kent, 2011 now online

Posted on Monday, September 14th, 2015 and is filed under KAS News.

Now online for all to read at http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/17/01/2013/06/000.htm      ...

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KAS Education Committee activities during 2016

Posted on Thursday, November 17th, 2016 and is filed under KAS News.

Activities carried out in 2016 This news sheet reports on educational work carried out by organisations who benefited from KAS grants in 2016.  Read about the activities of Canterbury Archaeological Trust, in particular its support for Kent schools and further afield, promotion of our heritage to Flemish and Dutch enthusiasts; the variety of activities from...

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73 Abstracts of Hythe Wills ranging in date from 1460 to 1558 now online

Posted on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017 and is filed under KAS News.

http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/18/17/00.htm 73 Abstracts of Hythe Wills ranging in date from 1471 to 1558 from Arthur Hussey’s notebooks in the Kent Archaeological Society’s Library are now online, together with a comprehensive index of all names and places mentioned in...

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375 M.I.s from All Saints Church, Maidstone churchyard are now online

Posted on Monday, January 2nd, 2017 and is filed under KAS News.

http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/Research/Libr/MIs/MAIASY/01.htm Introduction My thanks to the vicar, the Reverend Ian Parrish and members of his congregation for their friendly welcome and interest in this transcription. I would also like to thank Ted Connell for his work in putting this and other monumental inscriptions onto the Kent Archaeological Society’s website. All Saints Church, Maidstone, which was...

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