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May 2019
Free

Rhind Lectures 2019

10th May 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 12th May 2019 @ 4:00 pm
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Sorry, this event is fully booked on all days.  Email info@socantscot.org to go on the waiting list for returns. Auditorium, National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh (Use Lothian Street entrance on Friday, Main entrance Saturday and Sunday) Professor David Breeze OBE, BA, PhD, Hon DLitt, FSA, Hon FSA Scot, FRSE, Hon CIfA Hadrian’s Wall: A Study in Archaeological Exploration and Interpretation Hadrian's Wall was written about even when it was still in use as a frontier. Interest continued through the next 1000 years, but it was…

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£20 - £40

Archaeological Research in Progress 2019 – Day Conference

25th May 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Venue: Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE), 22-26 George Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PQ The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland is managing the event this year (with our partners Archaeology Scotland) and the conference programme includes exciting new research findings and best practice in archaeology covering all periods from across Scotland and beyond. Event sponsored by: Historic Environment Scotland (HES), Forestry & Land Scotland (FLS), AOC Archaeology Group, Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA), GUARD Archaeology, Wessex Archaeology, LUC and SUERC. The full…

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July 2019
Free - £45

Summer Excursion 2019

6th July 2019 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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SUMMER EXCURSION 2019: Saturday 6th July New Lanark and Biggar Museum Join us for a fascinating tour of this unique 18th century mill village sitting alongside the picturesque River Clyde. Now one of Scotland’s six UNESCO World Heritage Sites, New Lanark was founded in 1786 by David Dale, who built cotton mills and housing for the mill workers.  In partnership with Robert Owen, a Welsh philanthropist and social reformer, New Lanark became a successful business and an early example of…

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August 2019

Centuries of Craftsmanship – Sales Preview reception

7th August 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lyon & Turnbull,
33 Broughton Place
Edinburgh , EH1 3RR
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The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland and Lyon & Turnbull are delighted to work together on an event which celebrates Centuries of Craftsmanship. The Sales Preview reception consists of welcome and introductions, two short talks by experts on historic interiors, dyes and textiles research, followed by a drinks reception and private viewing of the forthcoming Scottish Silver & Applied Arts auction. Speakers: Dr David Caldwell FSA Scot | President | Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Dr Anita Quye FSA Scot |…

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October 2019
Free

Creating Scotland: Assembling a Medieval Kingdom

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Lecture: In conversation with Hamish Torrie FSA Scot (The Glenmorangie Company), Dr Adrian Maldonado (National Museums Scotland) and Dr Heather Pulliam (University of Edinburgh) The medieval kingdom called Scotland was not a predestined or obvious outcome of the politics of the first millennium AD. Even in the twelfth century, Britain north of the Tweed was a patchwork of laws, languages and identities. Do the art and artefacts of the 9-12th century provide a different perspective on the formation of a…

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Creating Scotland: Assembling a Medieval Kingdom

15th October 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Lecture: In conversation with Hamish Torrie FSA Scot (The Glenmorangie Company), Dr Adrian Maldonado (National Museums Scotland) and Dr Heather Pulliam (University of Edinburgh) The medieval kingdom called Scotland was not a predestined or obvious outcome of the politics of the first millennium AD. Even in the twelfth century, Britain north of the Tweed was a patchwork of laws, languages and identities. Do the art and artefacts of the 9-12th century provide a different perspective on the formation of a…

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November 2019
Free

Viking Scotland: a change to the published event

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Unfortunately Dr Batey is unable to deliver her lecture on Monday evening.  Instead several early career researchers have very generously stepped in at late notice to give us a flavour of current and recent Viking research: Chris Cooijmans: "Abandon Ship: Examining Viking Encampment across Continental Europe" Like any other early medieval mariner, vikings venturing across the Frankish waterways would not have been perpetually on the move. As hunger and fatigue may have induced individuals to make landfall, so too would…

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CANCELLED – Viking Scotland: Results, Opportunities and Ways Forward

12th November 2019 @ 7:00 pm
Shetland Museum and Archives,
Hay's Dock
Lerwick, ZE1 0WP United Kingdom
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Unfortunately, due to circumstances outwith our control we have had to cancel this event at short notice.  We are very sorry for any inconvenience caused. Lecture by Dr Colleen Batey FSA Scot (Institute for Northern Studies, University of Highlands and Islands) It is 20 years since the seminal volume Vikings in Scotland: an archaeological survey was published by Edinburgh University Press (EUP) under the authorship of James Graham-Campbell and Colleen Batey. This period has brought many changes to our understanding…

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Free

Anniversary Meeting (AGM)

30th November 2019 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Augustine United Church,
41 George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh, EH1 1EL United Kingdom
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ANNIVERSARY MEETING (AGM) SATURDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2019 AT 4.30 PM AUGUSTINE UNITED CHURCH, 41 GEORGE IV BRIDGE, EDINBURGH, EH1 1EL AGENDA 1. Welcome by the President 2. To approve the Minutes of the last Lecture meeting, 11 November 2019 3. Motion 1: Change to Law 4 4. Motion 2: New Subscription Type 5. Closure of the Ballots 6. The Treasurer’s Annual Report 7. The Director’s Annual Report 8. Presentation of the RBK Stevenson Award 9. Presentation of the Murray Medal…

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December 2019
Free

“Here is ane Koull of Tullilum” Excavations at Whitefriars, Perth 2014-2018

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Lecture by Derek Hall CertPracArch FSA Scot, (archaeologist and ceramic specialist)

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“Here is ane Koull of Tullilum” Excavations at Whitefriars, Perth 2014-2018

10th December 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Lecture by Derek Hall CertPracArch FSA Scot, (archaeologist and ceramic specialist) Free - no booking required

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January 2020
Free

David Ramsay, the King’s Chief Clockmaker

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Sorry - this event is now fully booked! Our warm thanks to James Ritchie Clockmakers for proudly sponsoring the event. The lecture will be given by Dr Tacye Phillipson (National Museums Scotland) and Dr John C. Taylor OBE (horologist and inventor), and delivered in conjunction with the National Museums Scotland. Dr Phillipson will provide an overview of the variety and development of clockwork during the 17th century. Dr Taylor will uncover the innovation of Scottish watchmaker, David Ramsay (c1585-1660), Chief Clockmaker to King…

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David Ramsay, the King’s Chief Clockmaker

14th January 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
V&A Dundee,
1 Riverside Esplanade
Dundee, DD1 4EZ United Kingdom
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Our warm thanks to James Ritchie Clockmakers for proudly sponsoring the event. The lecture will be given by Dr Tacye Phillipson (National Museums Scotland) and Dr John C. Taylor OBE (horologist and inventor), and delivered in conjunction with V&A Dundee. Dr Phillipson will provide an overview of the variety and development of clockwork during the 17th century. Dr Taylor uncovers the innovation of Scottish watchmaker, David Ramsay (c1585-1660), Chief Clockmaker to King James I and first master of the Worshipful Clockmakers Company…

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Layered Kingship in Early Medieval Britain

14th January 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The lecture will be given by Daniel Cutts and has been organised by the Aberdeen & North East Section of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. No booking required.

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February 2020
Free

Glasgow Potteries and the British Empire

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Lecture by Graeme Cruickshank MA AMA FMA FSA Scot (independent scholar). The Scottish potteries of the industrial era produced vast amounts of wares, with dozens of factories in a number of towns producing millions of items annually, far more than the domestic market could assimilate.  Huge quantities of goods were exported, decade after decade, with the erstwhile British Empire being a prime target.  The potteries of Glasgow took advantage of the situation with unparalleled zeal. Lecture free, but booking advised to avoid disappointment.

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Glasgow Potteries and the British Empire

11th February 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Lecture by Graeme Cruickshank MA AMA FMA FSA Scot (independent scholar). The Scottish potteries of the industrial era produced vast amounts of wares, with dozens of factories in a number of towns producing millions of items annually, far more than the domestic market could assimilate.  Huge quantities of goods were exported, decade after decade, with the erstwhile British Empire being a prime target.  The potteries of Glasgow took advantage of the situation with unparalleled zeal. Free and no booking required. Places available on…

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March 2020
Free

Change of lecture tonight

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Unfortunately Professor Annelou van Gijn is unable to deliver her lectures for the Society and Prehistoric Society on Monday 9 and Tuesday 10 March.  While we have had to cancel our Aberdeen event on Tuesday, tonight's lecture in the NMS Auditorium will be going ahead as usual, with a lecture by Dr Matthew Knight FSAScot, entitled “Fragments of the Bronze Age. The destruction and deposition of metalwork in Britain.”  There will be an opportunity as usual for Q&A at the end…

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Cancelled – Connecting Tools and Materials in the Dutch Neolithic

10th March 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Unfortunately Professor Annelou van Gijn is unable to deliver her lectures for the Society and Prehistoric Society on Monday 9 and Tuesday 10 March.  We have had to cancel our Aberdeen event on Tuesday but the Monday evening lecture in the NMS Auditorium in Edinburgh will be going ahead as usual, with a lecture by Dr Matthew Knight FSA Scot, entitled “Fragments of the Bronze Age. The destruction and deposition of metalwork in Britain.”  We apologise for the inconvenience.   Lecture by Professor…

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April 2020

Getting Ahead in Archaeology – CANCELLED

14th April 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we have cancelled this event but hope to reschedule it as soon as is practicable.  Watch this space! The lecture will be given by Dr Rebecca Crozier and has been organised by the Aberdeen & North East Section of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Free. No booking required. Places available on a first come first served basis.

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Our Elemental Past – EVENT CANCELLED

18th April 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
National Museum Scotland Auditorium, use main entrance,
Chambers Street
Edinburgh, EH1 1JF United Kingdom
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An in-conversation style lecture event organised and presented by the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland on World Heritage day Saturday 18 April (3pm-4.30pm) in the National Museum of Scotland auditorium Free, but booking required online at https://www.sciencefestival.co.uk/event-details/our-elemental-past   On World Heritage Day, meet some of archaeological science’s best communicators of fascinating topics, themed around earth, air, fire and water. Chaired by broadcaster and comedian Susan Morrison, four experts give short talks on the Earth's elements. Dr Nick Hannon will explore…

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May 2020

8000 Years of Aden and Deer: The Archaeology of the Monastery of Deer and Aden Country Park – CANCELLED

19th May 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we have cancelled this event but hope to reschedule it as soon as is practicable.  Watch this space! The lecture will be given by Alison Cameron MCIfA FSAScot, and has been organised by the Aberdeen & North East Section of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Free. No booking required. Places available on a first come first served basis.

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June 2020

Archaeological Research in Progress Conference 2020 – ONLINE EVENT

6th June 2020 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Archaeological Research in Progress is a national conference organised each year by Archaeology Scotland and the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, supported by Historic Environment Scotland. All speakers have submitted their talks in the form of video or article submissions. Once you have reserved your ticket(s) you will be invited to the private event group where this content will be released! Q&A will take place on Facebook and Twitter with the speakers. We're also thrilled to announce that every conference ticket also includes a 20%…

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September 2020

The Science of the Ness

6th September 2020 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
The Ness of Brodgar under excavation

This year, Orkney International Science Festival will celebrate Scotland's Year of Coasts and Waters with a variety of online events celebrating the sea and our islands. On Sunday 6 September, tune in to The Science of the Ness, a talk in association with the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, where members of UHI Archaeology Institute will describe ongoing scientific analysis of finds from the world-famous multi-period site, the Ness of Brodgar. Dr Ingrid Mainland FSAScot will discuss animal teeth and clues to the prehistoric inhabitants' possible marine diet, and…

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James Sutherland (c.1639-1719) – EVENT RESCHEDULED – ONLINE LECTURE

30th September 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Lecture by Robert Betteridge (NLS), Nick Holmes (NMS) and Lorna Mitchell (RBGE) Wednesday 30 September 2020 Following his appointment as “Intendant” of the Physic Garden by the founders Robert Sibbald and Andrew Balfour James Sutherland went on to obtain a Regius Professorship of Botany and appointment to the position of King’s Botanist. In this talk we will learn more about the one of the founders of the Garden that was to become the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and explore Sutherland's…

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October 2020

October Lecture – Darkness Visible: The Sculptor’s Cave, Covesea, from the Bronze Age to the Picts

12th October 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
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Dr Lindsey Büster FSAScot and Professor Ian Armit FSAScot will present a lecture on The Sculptor's Cave, Covesea, re-examining its use from the Bronze Age to the Picts.

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November 2020

November Lecture: In search of a national identity – Scotland’s material culture

9th November 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Dr David Caldwell presents his President's lecture prior to retiring from office.

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Anniversary Meeting and AGM

30th November 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW OPEN TO FELLOWS VOTING IS NOW CLOSED AS OF 12NOON FRIDAY 27 NOVEMBER You will need to be logged into the website as a Fellow and click on this link to take you to the Anniversary Meeting and AGM page on the Fellow's only noticeboard. This will give you the opportunity to vote online for two Motions from Council, 143 new Fellows, Council members including a new Treasurer, and the President: Anniversary Meeting Registration    …

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December 2020

Rhind Lectures 2020

18th December 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The 2020 Rhind Lectures on Neolithic Scotland are delivered by Archaeologist of the Year Dr Alison Sheridan FSAScot

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January 2021

January Lecture – Comfort and Convenience in the Country House

18th January 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Marilyn Palmer explores the ways in which elements of comfort and convenience were introduced into Victorian and Edwardian country houses.

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February 2021

February Lecture – The Power of Archives

8th February 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Caroline Brown examines how the creation and curation of archives impacts not just on history but on our world today and the direction we take into the future.

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March 2021

March Lecture – “Ahead of Their Time”: A Talk in Celebration of International Women’s Day

8th March 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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In this online talk, Susan Morrison will shine a light on several Scottish women (from the 1700s to 1900s) who, against all odds, achieved great things for the many.

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April 2021

April Lecture and Election – “The Knights Templar and Historical Revisionism in the Modern Era” by Dr Rory MacLellan

26th April 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Dr Rory MacLellan presents a lecture on the conspiracy theories around the Templars, or groups inspired by them, and how this fame has also led to darker appropriations.

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May 2021

Archaeological Research in Progress Conference 2021

29th May 2021
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The annual day conference for archaeological research will be hosted online in collaboration with Archaeology Scotland.

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June 2021

June Lecture “The Public and Private Worlds of Sir Walter Scott”

28th June 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
The Scott Monument, Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

As well as a renowned writer and novelist, a keen antiquary and collector, Sir Walter Scott was President of the RSE and was also Vice President of the SoAoS and long-term Fellow of both societies.

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September 2021

September Lectures: Orkney Brochs to Iron Age Villages, The Ness in Rock and Stone, and The Mathematics of the Neolithic.

5th September 2021 - 7th September 2021

Three memorial lectures in collaboration with Orkney International Science Festival, to attribute three late Fellows, John Hedges, Raymond Lamb, and Euan MacKie. Several of the speakers are Fellows of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland who will be hosting and highlighting the session.

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October 2021

October Lecture: Searching for the Ice Age Pioneers: Excavations at Rubha Port an t-Seilich, Isle of Islay, Scotland

11th October 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Society of Antiquaries of London and the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland are delighted to announce a joint online lecture for this autumn. Professor Steven Mithen FSAScot will present an lecture focusing on his work at Rubha Port an t-Seilich, Isle of Islay, Scotland.

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Rhind Lectures 2021: Untimely Ends

Sponsored by AOC Archaeology Group, The 2021 Rhind Lectures "Untimely Ends" will be delivered by Professor John Hunter OBE BA PhD FSA FSAScot MCIfA FCSFS, focusing on his research interests in the study of the dead and forensic archaeology. This will be the Society's first hybrid event with the Rhind Lectures that is taking place in the NMS auditorium and online.

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November 2021

November Lecture: ‘Culduthel: An Iron Age craftworking centre in North-East Scotland’

This will be a hybrid event hosted by the Society, which will take place both in the NMS auditorium and online. However, it may be necessary, due to any future local restrictions imposed because of the pandemic, to move certain events to fully online only. Please keep an eye on the Society website, e-newsletters and your email inbox for the latest news and further information on Society events. Dr Candy Hatherley will present on the Iron Age craftworking site of Culduthel,…

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Anniversary Meeting and AGM 2021

30th November 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Augustine United Church,
41 George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh, EH1 1EL United Kingdom
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Great Seal of Scotland presented to the Society in 1783

ST ANDREW'S DAY TUESDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2021 AT 12NOON GMT AUGUSTINE UNITED CHURCH, 41 GEORGE IV BRIDGE, EDINBURGH AND ONLINE Fellows are invited to register to attend the Anniversary Meeting either in person or online. This will be a hybrid event and will start at the earlier than normal time (12noon GMT). Numbers are restricted to 85 people in person, so book early to avoid disappointment. However, it may still be necessary, due to future pandemic restrictions, to move this event to fully online…

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December 2021

December Lecture: “Presbyterianism and Philhellenism, 1821–56”

13th December 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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This will be an online event hosted by the Society, which will take place via Zoom. Please keep an eye on the Society website, e-newsletters and your email inbox for the latest news and further information on Society events. Lecture will be presented by Dr Alasdair Grant Volunteers from across Europe and the United States joined the fight for Greek independence during the 1820s. They were attracted by the lure of Greece’s classical past and in many cases disillusioned or…

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January 2022

January Lecture: “Curating Discomfort”

January 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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United Kingdom
Zandra Yeaman, Curator of Discomfort

This will be an online event hosted by the Society, which will take place via Zoom. Please keep an eye on the Society website, e-newsletters and your email inbox for the latest news and further information on Society events. Lecture will be presented by Zandra Yeaman The culture, heritage and museum sector are beginning to understand that much of their collections reveal uncomfortable histories and that the representation of Scotland’s imperial and colonial past need addressed to change the historical bias that excludes the experience…

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February 2022

February Lecture: “Diversity is not a silo: routes to anti-racist work in Scottish heritage”

February 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Or They Will Not Exist - Ratika Singh, Preet Nagar Residency

This will be an online event hosted by the Society, which will take place via Zoom. Please keep an eye on the Society website, e-newsletters and your email inbox for the latest news and further information on Society events. Lecture will be presented by Dr Churnjeet Mahn This lecture uses a series of case studies to discuss how BAME people in Scotland are systematically excluded from the educational and organizational structures that underpin the management and public understanding of heritage in Scotland.…

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March 2022

March Lecture: “Connecting tools and materials in the Dutch Late Neolithic through use-wear analysis and experiments”

Reconstruction of a Late Neolithic Vlaardingen house and a dugout canoe

This will be a hybrid event hosted by the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland in collaboration with the Prehistoric Society, which will take place both in the NMS auditorium and online. However, it may be necessary, due to any future local restrictions imposed because of the pandemic, to move certain events to fully online only. Please keep an eye on the Society website, e-newsletters and your email inbox for the latest news and further information on Society events. Lecture will be…

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April 2022

April Lecture and Fellowship Election

April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Augustine United Church,
41 George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh, EH1 1EL United Kingdom
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THURSDAY 28TH APRIL 2022, 6.00PM BST AUGUSTINE UNITED CHURCH, 41 GEORGE IV BRIDGE, EDINBURGH AND ONLINE Fellows are invited to register to attend this Meeting either in person or online. This will be a hybrid event. Numbers are restricted to 100 people in person, so book early to avoid disappointment. This event will be followed by a short drinks reception. Due to possible future pandemic restrictions it might be necessary to move this event to fully online only. Please keep an eye on the…

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May 2022

Archaeological Research in Progress 2022

May 28 @ 9:30 am - 5:15 pm
University of Aberdeen,
CPD Services, Aberdeen, University Office, King's College
Aberdeen, AB24 3FX United Kingdom
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Organised by Archaeology Scotland in partnership with the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, this year’s ARP conference will take place on Saturday 28 May, at the University of Aberdeen.

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June 2022

Rhind Lectures 2022: Unearthing the African Diaspora

June 10 - June 12
Augustine United Church,
41 George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh, EH1 1EL United Kingdom
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Presented by Professor Theresa Singleton PhD FSA The Society's hybrid Rhind Lectures are taking place in Edinburgh (Augustine United Church) and live-streamed online.  Please check the Society website, e-newsletters and your email inbox for the latest news and further information on Society events especially during the pandemic in case of any new restrictions and last minute changes to events.  This event is open and free to all. Please find our Rhind Lecture 2022 leaflet here. With thanks to AOC Archaeology Group…

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September 2022
£45 - £50

Summer Excursion 2022 (CANCELLED)

September 17 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Dunfermline Abbey & Palace and Broomhall House,
Saint Margaret Street
Dunfermline, Fife KY12 7PE United Kingdom
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Broomhall House

CANCELLED Due to the sad and recent announcement of the death of our Patron, Her Majesty the Queen, this upcoming day excursion is cancelled, out of respect for the Queen and the Royal family during this period of national mourning.     SUMMER EXCURSION: Dunfermline Abbey & Palace and Broomhall House Join us for an exciting day excursion in and around Dunfermline, Fife, visiting two important sites of interest. In the morning we will visit Dunfermline Abbey and Palace with a private…

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October 2022

October Lecture: Mary of Guelders and the Architecture of Queenship in Fifteenth-Century Scotland

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Augustine United Church,
41 George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh, EH1 1EL United Kingdom
Mary of Guelders from the Seton Armorial, 1591, National Library of Scotland (MS Acc. 9309).

This will be a hybrid event hosted by the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland which will take place both in Augustine United Church and online. Immediately after the lecture there will be a drinks reception. However, it may be necessary, due to any future local restrictions imposed because of the pandemic, to move an event to fully online only.  Please keep an eye on the Society website, e-newsletters and your email inbox for the latest news and further information on Society…

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November 2022

November Lecture: “Hunter-Gatherer Ireland”

November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Augustine United Church,
41 George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh, EH1 1EL United Kingdom
Excavations of Mesolithic and Neolithic site at Belderrig, Co. Mayo

This will be a hybrid event hosted by the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland which will take place both in Augustine United Church and online. Immediately after the lecture there will be a drinks reception. It may be necessary, due to any future local restrictions imposed because of the pandemic, to move certain events to fully online only. Please keep an eye on the Society website, e-newsletters and your email inbox for the latest news and further information on Society events. Lecture…

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Anniversary Meeting and AGM 2022

November 30 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Augustine United Church,
41 George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh, EH1 1EL United Kingdom
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Great Seal of Scotland presented to the Society in 1783

ST ANDREW’S DAY WEDNESDAY 30 NOVEMBER 2022 AUGUSTINE UNITED CHURCH, 41 GEORGE IV BRIDGE, EDINBURGH AND ONLINE Fellows are invited to register to attend the Anniversary Meeting either in person or online. This will be a hybrid event and will start at the earlier time of 12:30noon GMT. Number of in-person attendees at the church is limited to 100 so please let us know in advance if you are unable to take up your place. The Anniversary Meeting will also…

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