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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

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Winter Talks-2019/20

Fri 4th Oct – The Roman History of Ilchester

Fri 1st Nov – The Roman Conquest of the South West

Wed 6th Dec – Rural Poverty in South Somerset

Fri 3rd Jan 2020 – Members’ Evening – all welcome

Fri 7th Feb – The History of Carnivals in Somerset

Fri 6th Mar – The Knights Templar

Fri 3rd Apr – Money Through Time

Fri 1st May – A short AGM – followed by a talk

Gallery
From the Clynick Collection (1980's) - Cadbury-Camp-5 From the Clynick Collection (1980's) - No Information - 6 From the Clynick Collection (1980's) - Lufton Dig - 13 17th c chamberpot from Yeovil Library site Model-of The George, Yeovil From the Clynick Collection (1980's) - Roman-Villa