June 27, 2019

The final installment in today's conference paper bonanza is Derek's paper on the Worcestershire Ceramics Fabric Reference Collection, where he reflects on its design, use, and how the model may be applied to other material in future. Enjoy!

June 27, 2019

The calculation below is indicative of the level of carbon footprint relating to attendance at the 2018 conference. To this end I have estimated the total accumulated travel of those attending the conference to be 6087km (3782 miles). Using the calculator on www.carbon...

June 27, 2019

Continuing on the theme of PCRG conference papers as PDFs (see previous post by Elaine Morris) here is the script of the paper by Julie Dunne, Alistair Barclay, Elina Brook, Grace Jones, and Richard Evershed on residue evidence from Kingsmead Quarry pottery in Berkshir...

At our Lancaster meeting in 2018, we discussed the development of a national typology for pottery forms. You can read about the discussion points here, and get in touch if you have comments or want to contribute to this project.

June 18, 2019

The programme for our meeting on Saturday is confirmed! Lots of Neolithic goodies this time... Please contact us if you want to attend!

10.30 Coffee and Biscuits

11.00 AGM – Chaired by Grace Jones

12.15 Alistair Barclay (Cotswold Archaeology)
Some new Grooved Ware from...

June 3, 2019

Here's the manuscript of my paper on fabric descriptions in ceramic analysis, presented at our meeting in Worcester in 2018 - hopefully it's of use and interest to many of you! 

I came across a series of published fabric descriptions recently which did not seem quite r...

June 3, 2019

We've been somewhat distracted lately, but the sun is back and so are we! We're now busy prepping for our 2019 spring/summer meeting, which will in Salisbury on 22 June - appropriately close to Stonehenge the day after the midsummer solstice.

Watch this space - we'll be...

September 19, 2018

The line-up of speakers for our autumn meeting at the Hive in Worcester is now confirmed, and we have a great mix of topics. Have a look at the programme and get in touch if you want to attend! It's free for members but you'll need to register (so we know how many bisc...

August 22, 2018

Our 2018 autumn meeting and AGM will take place on Saturday 27 October. We're thrilled to be holding this meeting at the snazzy venue The Hive in Worcester. Keep your eyes peeled for more information about speakers and pottery on display - to follow shortly!

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