LAMAS 56th ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF LONDON ARCHAEOLOGISTS SATURDAY

16th MARCH 2019: MUSEUM OF LONDON, THE WESTON THEATRE

Morning session: Recent Work

11.00am  Chairman’s Opening Remarks and Presentation of the 2018 Ralph Merrifield Award, Harvey Sheldon

11.10am  On the edge of the City, excavations at 56-62 Moorgate, Shane Maher, PCA

11.30am  12 Months in the Mud: A Year in the Life of the Thames Discovery Programme, Josh Frost, Thames Discovery Programme

11.50am  Mining the Archives: revisiting America Square with MOLA’s Archaeology Academy, Jacqui Pearce, MOLA

12.05pm  Excavations at the Adrian Boult Music Centre, Westminster Abbey, Joe Brooks, PCA

12.35pm  Archaeological work at Chambers Wharf, Part 2, Stella Bickelmann, MOLA

1.00pm    LUNCH

Afternoon session: The Thames and its tributaries

2.00pm    Secret Rivers: The making of an exhibition, Kate Sumnall/Tom Ardill, Museum of London

2.30pm    A Programme of Archaeological Collaboration on the Battersea Channel, Mark Stevenson, Historic England

3.00pm    A changing Tyburn: From deep river valley to sewers, and from mud to online story maps, Virgil Yendell, MOLA

3.30pm    TEA 

4.30pm    Prehistoric occupation of the Wandle valley, Barry Bishop, PCA

5.00pm    Extracting the Past: Early settlement and monuments in the Middle Thames Valley, Gareth Chaffey and John Powell, Wessex Archaeology

5.30pm   CLOSE