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To celebrate its 50th birthday, the Society has produced a new book on the archaeology of Yeovil, Yeovil: The Hidden History appeared in November 2004 as a paperback, published by Tempus. The book has been written and illustrated by members of the society.

Contents Author
A survey of Yeovil’s archaeology Brian & Moira Gittos
Prehistory and the Romans James Gerrard
Yeovil’s Anglo-Saxon minster Brian & Moira Gittos
Castle, church & conquest: the Normans in south Somerset Sally Mills
The archaeology of the Library site Brian & Moira Gittos
Yeovil’s history through maps Duncan Black
Surviving evidence of Wartime Yeovil Jack Sweet
Reference list of archaeology in the Yeovil area Brian & Moira Gittos

Order this book directly from the society at the discount price for UK & NI £7.50 (incl p & p), for Other Areas request the cost.YeovilHistoryHI

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Walkabout – 2019

Fri 7th June – Wells Cathedral & Vicar’s Close

Fri 5th July – Bruton Town

August – Visit an Archaeological Site – TBC

Fri 6th Sept – Sherborne Old Castle

 

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From the Clynick Collection (1980's) - No Information - 4 From the Clynick Collection (1980's) - Lufton Dig - 13 Geophysics-in-St-Johns-Church From the Clynick Collection (1980's) - Warning on a Dorset Bridge The Original Alfred Jewel From the Clynick Collection (1980's) - No Information - 1