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Events for 2024

Talks

All face-to-face talks will be held in the Ingleborough Community Centre, Ingleton on a Monday evening. They will start at 7.30pm, are free for members and £3 for non-members. Everyone welcome.

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January 29
Dr Mike Copper of Bradford University
The Neolithic in the Outer Hebrides

A recording of Mike's presentation can be found here

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February 19
Dr Andrew White, retired head of Lancaster city museum
50 Years in Archaeology

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March 18
Dr David Johnson
A brief history of Settle

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April 15
Yvonne Luke
Hills of the sun, mountains of the moon: the observable relationships between local peaks, prehistoric monuments and the movements of the heavenly bodies on the Ingleborough Massif

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September 16
Dr Kenneth Jackson
Skipton Woods: Ancient Woodland or Post-Industrial landscape?

This will be followed by a winter walk looking at the archaeology of Skipton Woods. Date tba

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October 21
Robin Yates, Chair of the Lancaster Canal Trust
The history of the Lancaster canal

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November 18

Dr Mike Spence
Enemies at the Gate? Skipton Castle 1322-1325

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December 16
Dr Rick Peterson of University of Central Lancashire
Overground and Underground: the archaeological caves and landscapes of Ingleborough Commons

Walks and visits

 

June 12 (Wednesday)
An evening walk in Settle, led by Dr David Johnson. This walk is for members only. Details will be sent direct to members nearer to the time.

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28 July (Sunday)

Day trip to Westmorland to visit several spectacular prehistoric monuments, led by Yvonne Luke. For IAG members and their partners / friends only. No dogs. Full details will be sent direct to members in due course. 

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