Aberlady Heritage and AOC Archaeology Group have partnered with Wordsmithcrafts for an exciting day of workshops on Saturday 17th September. Throughout the day visitors will have the opportunity to produce their own calligraphy and metalwork, as well as witness some demonstrations of Anglo-Saxon crafts. It will be a great day out, building on our finds … More Crafts and Calligraphy: Anglo-Saxon Crafts Workshop, Sat 17th Sept.
As some of you may have seen, the Aberlady Angles project has been receiving quite a bit of press attention after initial archaeological analysis, which provided a good radiocarbon date contemporary with suggested Anglo-Saxon occupation of the area (through the largest stray find collection of Anglo-Saxon metalwork in Scotland, and the High Cross fragment). You … More Aberlady Angles in the News!
Our two week excavations of the Glebe Field are now over. Aberlady Conservation and History Society are absolutely delighted and incredibly excited by the archaeology we have managed to uncover, as well as humbled by the huge level of community involvement- whether through volunteering, visiting the site or support for our schools programme. Over the … More What Did We Find?
It is almost time to begin our community excavations of the Glebe Field. We have been astounded by the huge level of interest in assisting us during our excavation, and as such our volunteer places are now full. We would like to thank everyone who expressed an interest in being a community volunteer-your time and efforts … More Aberlady Angles Open Day 30th April
Our Community Excavation of the Glebe Field is getting ever closer, and ACHS and AOC Archaeology Group are thrilled to see the amount of interest sparked by what promises to be an excellent excavation. Can You Dig It? Our excavation of the Glebe Field is now FULL for volunteers. A huge thankyou to those who … More How can I get involved in the Aberlady Angles project?
This weekend AOC Archaeology Group and Aberlady Conservation and Heritage Society will be at Haddington Farmers’ Market to give out information about our upcoming excavation (23th April – 8th May). Please come along and say hello- we will be there to answer any questions and give you information on how to sign up for our … More Haddington Farmers’ Market: Information Stall
On Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th March, Dr. Anne Crone, Project Manager at AOC Archaeology Group, delivered a lecture for the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland titled ‘Living and Dying at Auldhame’ which summarised the recent work carried out in East Lothian. This has definitely got many of us at AOC Archaeology Group excited for … More Living and Dying in Auldhame, East Lothian
Do join us at Kirk Stables, Main Street, Aberlady at 2pm on Saturday 21st of November as we launch Aberlady Angles! AOC‘s Andy Heald and Ian Malcolm of ACHS will be on hand to present the research aims of the archaeological fieldwork as well as outlining the diverse range of opportunities for involvement. All welcome! … More Out of Darkness Comes Light: launch event, Saturday 21st November, 2pm
Welcome to aberladyangles.com, the online hub of the Aberlady Angles project! We will be blogging furiously throughout the project. To make sure you don’t miss a thing, why not sign up to receive our blog posts direct to your inbox? Enter your email address in the box in the right hand sidebar and click ‘Follow’. … More Welcome to the Aberlady Angles website!